Academic prerequisites commencing with the 2015 entering class are: Biology-2 semesters with lab, one of which should include a course in cell biology or genetics; Chemistry-minimum of 4 semesters including coursework in general and organic chemistry with lab and a course in biochemistry; English/Writing- 1 semester;Physics- 1 semester with lab;Social Science/Humanities-1 semester of either psychology, sociology, logic or ethics, or anthropology;Statistics- 1 semester
Advanced Placement (AP) credit will be considered for a course in which the applicant achieved a score of 4 or 5. AP credit not to exceed one course in a specific discipline.Applicants may be invited for an interview prior to fulfilling all the requirements.
These requirements must be satisfactorily completed in full prior to matriculation into the School of Medicine. Applicants offered an acceptance who lack any of these requirements will be required to complete the course(s) with a grade of C or better prior to matriculation.
The MCAT is required, and scores must be no more than 5 years old. For applicants who have taken the exam more than once, the best scores are considered.