DMU, UNI enter into health career education partnership
Des Moines University has entered into a partnership with the University of Northern Iowa to create more pathways to medical and health sciences careers for UNI students. DMU will reserve seats for qualified UNI students in doctoral programs in occupational therapy, osteopathic medicine, podiatric medicine and physical therapy. The agreement also offers concurrent enrollment to qualified UNI students in DMU’s occupational therapy and podiatric medicine programs and master’s degree programs in health care administration and public health. According to a news release, that will allow UNI students to complete their bachelor’s degree at UNI through coursework at DMU. The partnership agreement takes effect immediately.