Parallel Planning


Some majors at GVSU require you to apply to the program in order to continue in this career, this is called a secondary admit program. These majors may require you to meet a obtain a certain GPA, while other majors may only take a limited number of students and thus have a competitive application process.

STUDENTS APPLYING TO SECONDARY ADMIT PROGRAMS SHOULD MEET WITH A CAREER COUNSELOR TO PARALLEL PLAN

These programs may include:

  • Nursing
  • Radiologic Imaging Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Business
  • Education
  • Graduate school

Parallel planning appointments can help you:

  • Set up an alternative academic and career plan
  • Learn about your academic and career options
  • Assist you with career exploration
  • Learn what careers you can pursue with the various majors
  • Help with decision making and career preparation
  • Connect you to on and off campus resources to assist with their career planning

To set up a parallel planning appointment, call the Career Center at 616.331.3311 or contact Meghan Huyghe at huygheme@gvsu.edu