The high demand for skilled health workers combined with opportunities for career advancement make the health care industry ideal for New Americans entering or looking to progress within Minnesota’s workforce.
The Nursing Assistant Training prepares New Americans to work as nursing assistants in nursing homes and other health care facilities. Dedicated employment specialists assist graduates with the job search process, and our employer partners provide countless employment opportunities.
College Readiness Academy provides college preparation to New Americans and others who would like to begin college-level classes but are are looking for expert guidance.
A free opportunity to study the respiratory, cardiovascular, digestive, and nervous systems
Medical Career Advancement provides guidance for individuals who want to advance their careers in the medical field. Program participants receive individualized academic advising and support while in college and during early employment.
Internationally Trained Professionals program simplifies the process of re-establishing a medical career in the United States. This program offers guidance, support and funding to help internationally trained healthcare professionals relicense or pursue alternate medical career training.
Our International Medical Graduates program offers guidance, support and funding for immigrant physicians seeking to relicense in the United States or pursue alternate medical career training. From licensing exam fee assistance, to professional networking opportunities, career services and more, this program creates a pathway to success for immigrant physicians.
The Institute’s financial coaches partner with clients to assist with debt, credit, savings and budgeting. They provide clients with financial knowledge and referrals, such as buying a house, obtaining business loans, and saving for college.