Post-Baccalaureate Pre-medical Studies
If you are ready to be a part of the exciting and growing field of medicine and health care, then this program may be for you. Advances in health care and health sciences and a growing number of fields of specialization are making doctors more in demand than ever. You can be part of this ever-changing and respected profession and discover how you can positively impact the lives of others.
Our intense program of study is for highly-motivated individuals who are interested in pursuing careers in medicine including
- Medical School (MD)
- Osteopathic School (DO)
- Physician Assistant School (PA)
- Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
- Veterinary School (DVM)
- Dental School
AND LOOK where our students have been accepted:
- Albany Medical College
- SUNY Upstate
- Buffalo State
- SUNY Stony Brooke
- Lincoln Memorial University
- William Carey University
- University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Your course of study will be individualized to meet your career goals. For example, most MD/DO and Vet schools usually require 8 credits each of General Biology, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Physics. Many require 6 credits of English. Some schools also require Calculus and biochemistry while others recommend genetics and psychology. Medical schools usually expect prerequisite courses to have been completed within the past 5 years of application.
Many physician assistant schools and physical therapy programs require Anatomy & Physiology and often statistics. PA schools also expect at least 1000 hours of health care experience.
Medical schools seek individuals from diverse backgrounds and with diverse undergraduate preparation. Our program of study helps you complete the required courses for most US schools. You are encouraged to explore the requirements of specific medical programs of interest to you. Our coursework also covers the science needed for the MCAT examinations which require knowledge of biology, organic chemistry and the physical sciences.
Check out the admission requirements and policies for our PostBac program.
You can complete this program in one year including summer (General Chemistry only in the summer) or in two years.
International students also qualify for this program.