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Entrance Requirements

  • Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) scores are required (taken within 3 years from the date of matriculation).
    The MCAT should be taken no later than spring or fall of the year preceding admission. To do well on the MCAT, students are advised to take 2 semesters of introductory biology, introductory physics, general chemistry, and organic chemistry prior to taking the test.

  • At least ninety semester hours are required. Preference is given to applicants who have completed four years of college and have earned a baccalaureate degree. Only those applicants with extremely unusual circumstances are admitted after 90 semester hours.
  • Although no prerequisite courses are required, most successful applicants to this medical school complete two semesters of the following courses prior to matriculating: general biology, general chemistry, organic chemistry, and physics. Other courses that have been shown to be of value are: anatomy, biochemistry, cell biology, embryology, genetics and physiology.

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