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At Midwestern University, we do everything it takes to help you become everything you want to be.


25,000+
alumni

successfully practicing
across all 50 states.

215,000+
patients

served at our clinics in Glendale
and Downers Grove.

$31.5
million+

total annual
research investment.

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CCOM Class of 1996 Virtual Reunion

This memorable and meaningful time together will give you a unique opportunity to hear an update from your alma mater you hold so dear, but more importantly, provide you time to connect and share stories new and old with your classmates.

Downers Grove, IL

Midwestern University Speech-Language Pathology Program Offers Therapy Resource for Parkinson’s Patients

September 23, 2021

The Speech-Language Pathology (S-LP) Program at Midwestern University College of Health Sciences in Glendale recently received a grant from the Parkinson Voice Project to help patients with Parkinson’s disease regain their voice through treatments at the University’s Therapy Institute.

Glendale, AZ

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Midwestern University Speech-Language Pathology Program Offers Therapy Resource for Parkinson’s Patients

September 23, 2021

The Speech-Language Pathology (S-LP) Program at Midwestern University College of Health Sciences in Glendale recently received a grant from the Parkinson Voice Project to help patients with Parkinson’s disease regain their voice through treatments at the University’s Therapy Institute.

Glendale, AZ

College of Health Sciences Celebrates New Graduates

September 03, 2021

Midwestern University recently held commencement ceremonies to celebrate nearly 340 graduates from the College of Health Sciences. Graduates from both the Downers Grove, Illinois, and Glendale, Arizona campuses who earned their master’s and doctoral degrees will join their healthcare professions as clinical psychologists, physician assistants, occupational therapists, and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists.

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CDMI Students Earn Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation Scholarships

August 16, 2021

Midwestern University in cooperation with the Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of a new scholarship intended to foster student body diversity and extend opportunities for healthcare students from underrepresented minority groups.

Downers Grove, IL

AZCOM Conducts Musical Icebreaker at Class of 2025 Orientation

August 12, 2021

The Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine’s incoming class of D.O. candidates recently spent a day at the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) in north Phoenix as part of their class’ orientation activities.

Glendale, AZ

CCOM Class of 1996 Virtual Reunion

This memorable and meaningful time together will give you a unique opportunity to hear an update from your alma mater you hold so dear, but more importantly, provide you time to connect and share stories new and old with your classmates.

Downers Grove, IL

CCOM Class of 1996 Virtual Reunion

This memorable and meaningful time together will give you a unique opportunity to hear an update from your alma mater you hold so dear, but more importantly, provide you time to connect and share stories new and old with your classmates.

Glendale White Coat Ceremony: AZCOM, CPG, CVM

First and second-year students will receive their clinical white coats at the White Coat Ceremony on September 25th. During the ceremony, students from each college will pledge their commitment to uphold the standards of tomorrow's healthcare team and preparing for their future as healthcare professionals.

Glendale, AZ

Glendale White Coat Ceremony: CHS, AZCPM, CDMA, AZCOPT

First and second-year students will receive their clinical white coats at the White Coat Ceremony on September 25th. During the ceremony, students from each college will pledge their commitment to uphold the standards of tomorrow's healthcare team and preparing for their future as healthcare professionals.

Glendale, AZ

Celine Gabai, O.D.

Arizona College of Optometry, 2017

I use my clan and kinship terms with my patients to make them feel welcome and more at ease.

Caitlyn Albano

College of Health Sciences, Clinical Psychology, 2024

I fell in love with the school’s atmosphere and the energy it had. It was honestly one of my most challenging and memorable interview experiences, and it gave me the ability to meet a lot of the faculty and get a sense of the true environment there.

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Physical Therapy Program - Downers Grove

Cows from our Animal Health Institute at the Glendale Campus.

One
Health
Initiative

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.

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Mission
&
Vision

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.

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Our
History

Midwestern University has a proud and impressive history. For over a century, Midwestern University has been meeting the educational needs of the healthcare community.

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Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D., President & CEO

Our
Leadership

Our University leaders have one goal in mind: providing the best educational opportunities for students in order to create an outstanding team of healthcare professionals.

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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.

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COVID-19
Information

Midwestern University is carefully monitoring the latest developments regarding the coronavirus and has developed a purpose-driven, integrated plan that addresses the safety and security needs of faculty, staff, students, and the community we serve. 

Midwestern University COVID-19 Next Steps

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COVID-19
Cases
on
Campus

Midwestern University has been tracking confirmed cases of COVID-19 on each of our campuses since the first reported case in March of 2020. With the return of students, faculty and staff, we are updating the way we display positive COVID-19 cases in an effort to provide more useful data for our campus community.

COVID-19 Cases on Campus

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COVID-19
Health
and
Safety
Plan

The health and safety of the Midwestern University community is our highest priority. Our efforts to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus on our campuses and at our clinics have been very effective and were developed by the Midwestern University Response Team in close consultation with national, state, and local public health officials.  

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