Providing Specialized Guidance
In an increasingly competitive job market, students majoring in Biology, Chemistry, and Pre-Health areas must develop robust profiles highlighting academic competence, maturity, skill acquisition, and career passion/insight throughout their undergraduate years. The FSC Science and Pre-Health Career and Internship Coordinator is here to ensure that Science and Pre-Health students receive the support, advice, and resources needed to build impressive personal narratives while meeting their graduate and professional goals.
Make an appointment
Appointments are available year round and can be made through a student's Handshake account. Available appointment types include Pre-Health Advising*, Graduate School Advising,
"Moc" Interviews, Application Reviews, Personal Statement Reviews, and more.
*Students must attend a pre-health 101 workshop to be eligible to schedule a pre-health advising appointment.
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Science and Pre-Health Career and Internship Coordinator
The Career and Internship Coordinator connects you with internships, REUs, service/volunteer experiences, professional observation opportunities, and provides individualized graduate and professional school advising for Science and Pre-Health students at Florida Southern College.
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
The Science and Pre-Health Career and Internship Coordinator is located in the Polk Science Building (PS on the campus map) in room 138.
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Spring 2018 Events
Events are FREE and open to all students in all majors at Florida Southern College, unless otherwise specified. Sign-up not required unless indicated below.
View even more events on the event calendar below. You can view the calendar in your web browser. You can also import this calendar data into other calendars, such as Google Calendar, Outlook, etc., by following the instructions here.
Meet the Career and Internship Coordinator
Lauren Albaum, M.Ed.
Lauren Albaum is a Tampa Bay native who joined the Florida Southern College community in 2016. Mrs. Albaum brought a wealth of knowledge to the Career and Internship Coordinator position through her prior experiences developing and running a Health Professions Advising office, counseling students as a Chemistry Advisor, and working in various administrative and teaching positions across 6 different institutions of higher education. Mrs. Albaum earned a Bachelor’s of Music in Vocal Performance from the Florida State University, a Masters of Education in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of South Carolina, a Graduate Certificate in College Teaching from the University of South Florida, and is a doctoral candidate in Curriculum and Instruction at USF. Outside of work, you can find Lauren performing with the Master Chorale of Tampa Bay, volunteering with the Junior League of Lakeland, and spending time with her husband, Kevin, daughter, Nina, and Goldendoodle, Brinkley.