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At Midwestern University, we do everything it takes to help you become everything you want to be.
across all 50 states.
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Happening now at Midwestern University
Midwestern University’s Campuses in Downers Grove, IL, and Glendale, AZ are welcoming back additional students, faculty, and staff this fall.
September 18, 2020
Midwestern University is pleased to announce a new Diversity Scholarship that will provide need-based scholarships for qualified students on both the Downers Grove, Illinois, and Glendale, Arizona campuses.
September 08, 2020
Researchers from Midwestern University, led by Heather F. Smith, Ph.D., Director of Anatomical Laboratories, have conducted groundbreaking anatomical research concerning the African wild dog, a unique species that uses “exhaustive predation” group hunting techniques to acquire prey.
Midwestern University Therapy Institute Now Open, Featuring State-of-the-Art Virtual Reality Rehabilitation System
August 28, 2020
Midwestern University’s newest community clinic, the Midwestern University Therapy Institute, is now open for patient care. The state-of-the-art 74,000 square foot Therapy Institute features expert care in specialty areas including Clinical Psychology, Low Vision Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Sports Vision Performance Training, and Vision Therapy.
August 28, 2020
Midwestern University held two virtual commencement ceremonies on Friday, August 28th to celebrate 350 graduates from the College of Health Sciences.
Chicago College of Pharmacy, 2023
My campus interview made me choose Midwestern University because the staff and students were very welcoming and professional. As a licensed healthcare professional, I felt like I belong here.
Chicago College of Optometry, 2024
At Midwestern, I know my voice will be heard and I know I will have a strong hand in deciding my path through the four-year program.
College of Health Sciences, 2023
I chose Midwestern because not only do I want to be a competent therapist, but I also aspire to be a leader in this field. I was impressed with the emphasis on leadership and mentorship that Midwestern has.
The principles of the One Health Initiative are a core component of our healthcare philosophy. One Health Initiative recognizes that the health of humans is connected to the health of animals and the environment.
Our mission is to provide you with the tools, the guidance and the support you need to achieve success as a compassionate, skilled, and community-oriented healthcare professional.
Midwestern University has a proud and impressive history. For over a century, Midwestern University has been meeting the educational needs of the healthcare community.
Two Great Campuses. Unlimited Possibilities.
We are here to help you succeed. Every step of the way. At Midwestern University, you’ll benefit from hands-on training, expert faculty mentors, and patient-focused programs. No matter which campus you choose, we are ready to help you realize your dream of being a healthcare professional.