GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM)- The next generation of medical professionals will soon start class in Grand Rapids. Michigan State University's Medical School held its white coat ceremony Saturday afternoon. It is the symbolic beginning of the four year journey into the medical profession.
The 189 new students were chosen from nearly 7,000 applicants. Half of the class will take courses in Grand Rapids at the Secchia Center and the other half will attend classes on the MSU campus in East Lansing.