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Preprofessional Opportunities

University of Cincinnati - Summer Surgery Program


Category: Summer
Type: Clinical
Location: Cincinnati Ohio
Deadline: Mid March


Summer Surgery Experience
French East Building
3202 Eden Avenue, Room 229
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0668

(513) 558-5581


You must be at least 18 years of age and have completed at least one year of college in order to participate in this program. (Current college freshmen may apply.)This program is highly selective. Strong preference will be given to rising juniors and seniors with a GPA of 3.4 and higher in science coursework.


Summer Surgery Program (SSE@UC) is a 2 week intensive experience for college students to learn more about surgery through lectures, observation, and hands-on experiences. The program costs $510. This includes all activities, all supplies, all local transportation costs, and some meals. Housing costs an additional $490. This includes double occupancy at a hotel within walking distance of the medical center. A shuttle operates between the two campuses.