Why join HOSA? The better question is, why not? Becoming a part of the quickest expanding organization in the fastest growing career field is nothing but beneficial to the students that choose to get involve. Not one negative thing comes from membership. However, it is safe to say that the list of positives in endless and different for everyone, since no two HOSA stories are exactly alike.
There is no better way to see what all the fuss is about than to pay your membership dues, and test it out for a year. During your school year with HOSA, you will come to understand why over 130,000 students and millions of alumni across the nation have fallen in love with this organization, what it stands for, how it has helped them become the better candidate.
HOSA truly is 100% healthcare for students that have the desire to enter into medicine. Competitive events featured at conferences include knowledge and skills that are sure to be seen again in future education. Offering internships with the Office of the United States Surgeon General, HOSA also gives members the chance to connect to health professionals that they aspire to be like one day.
Though HOSA is 100% healthcare, it also offers something special to students that might not want to enter the field of medicine. Leadership and communication skills are vital to success in any career, and HOSA provides just that. With symposiums by prosperous entrepreneurs, professional leadership developers, and eloquent public speakers, HOSA hands you all of the tools necessary to be successful in whatever you choose to do, all while you are having the time of your life!
What's the next step? Find a HOSA chapter near you and contact the chapter advisor! If you cannot find a chapter, contact our state office and we'll help you!