Healthcare IT is about more than writing code and processing data. Our students and graduates are using information technology to give doctors fingertip access to patient charts, to bring powerful digital imaging to the operating room for real-time, lifesaving decisions, and to analyze ways to drive down the high cost of healthcare and record-keeping. At JCU, you’ll learn in high-tech labs, create projects in
IBM Watson, and build an amazing resume through internships at world-renowned healthcare organizations and health tech startups
– putting data to work for the world.
Contrary to popular opinion, the first two years of college are not the same across higher education. The
strength of the JCU core
is a distinctive four-year curriculum that integrates deeply with your major and
exposes you to the intellectual habits you need to succeed in the world.
By using data analytics,
Charlie Lougheed ’91
systems to improve
millions of people’s lives
at Explorys — one of more than 700 bioscience
companies that call
Northeast Ohio home.
Northeast Ohio is home to
the world’s leading medical institutions. And
are flocking to Cleveland. When
these companies need interns,
summer workers, and full-time employees, they turn to John Carroll.
In fact, there are more internships available right now
than students that can fill them.
What happens when you tailor your computer and
coding skills to the healthcare industry?
You open your future career path to the top
10 largest employers
in Ohio and position yourself for success in one
of the top 10 fastest growing career fields.
reasons. But, most
importantly, with JCU
alumni running hundreds of
companies across Northeast
Ohio, your college experience
your time to rock
Cleveland through internships,
summer work, and class-
based research projects.
Before you declare a major,
every course you take
matters. You need a curriculum
that lets you explore
without wandering, not
wasting a single credit
hour. At JCU, you will work
one-on-one and in teams
with faculty advisors,
planning your path to a
major while honing the
skills that employers want.
What distinguishes your
experience as a JCU grad?
A self-designed Capstone
project. Whether it’s a research
paper, thesis, a presentation,
or a project for a local organization,
you’ll demonstrate your
mastery of skills learned over
the past four years and set
yourself up for
all the future opportunities that await.
A Jesuit education will change your life.
John Carroll University will show you how to use your passions to change the world. You'll be educated as a whole person - in mind, body, and spirit - and will leave here ready to act, innovate, and lead with confidence and heart.