Pharmacy Community College Connect (PC3)
University of Michigan, tribal colleges, community colleges
College students, general
Workforce Development Focus
Increasing number of healthcare workers
Workforce Issue Addressed
Attracting individuals to work in a healthcare profession
Pharmacy Community College Connect (PC3) is a 10-week summer program that is hosted by University of Michigan College of Pharmacy in Ann Arbor. The program is designed to encourage students attending community and tribal colleges to pursue pharmacy education. The long-term goal of the program is to increase the number of pharmacists who provide patient care, especially in underserved communities. The program includes free on-campus housing, a $6,000 stipend, job shadowing, pharmacy coursework and more.