Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

This NYSED-approved program will prepare you to apply to medical school, physician assistant school, physical therapy school and more.


This Post-Baccalaureate certificate will allow you to pursue a variety of careers in the health-care setting. Your course of study will be individualized — and a program advisor will work with you to ensure your coursework supports your individual career goals. This Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical program is designed for:

  • students with a bachelor’s degree in an area other than the sciences
  • students who need to enhance their preparation and coursework or to repeat courses taken more than five years ago


Small class sizes, especially in laboratory sciences, allow you to build relationships with faculty members who will support you every step of the way.

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Your Future

After successfully completing this Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical program, you’ll be ready to pursue further schooling in a variety of health care areas. Your program advisor will guide you through the next application process.

Students have gone on to continue their education in programs across the country. Some also stay at Sage and pursue degrees in occupational therapy or physical therapy.


  • Medical School (MD)
  • Osteopathic School (DO)
  • Physician Assistant School (PA)
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
  • Veterinary School (DVM)
  • Dental School (DDS)


Admission Requirements

  • B.S. or B.A. from an accredited college or university
  • undergraduate GPA of 3.00 or higher (or undergraduate/graduate GPA of at least 3.00)
  • statement of goals
  • one letter of recommendation
  • interview with director

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