Post-Bacc Programs Fact Sheet

How much do you know about Post-Bacc Programs?

Did you know there are several different kinds designed to assist:

  1. Students wishing to change careers and have not yet completed the courses required for medical or dental school
  2. Students wishing to enhance their academic record, as they have taken the requisite courses, but need to improve their GPA to be competitive
  3. Students from underrepresented groups in medicine or from educationally or economically disadvantaged backgrounds

Some programs may even provide a second degree, certificate or Master’s degree, while others offer direct acceptance into an associated medical school if requirements are met.

To learn more, check out our Post-Bacc Fact Sheet.

Not only does it discuss general admissions requirements, but it offers an initial list of Post-Bacc Programs to help you with your search & direct you to other resources.

Professional School Fair

This Wednesday is the big day! Don’t miss the Professional School Fair, Wednesday, March 25th, 10am-2pm in the Grand River Room. Capture

Following the fair, there will be a presentation on Osteopathic Medicine & the AACOMAS Application for 2015 by Gina Moses, Associate Director of Recruitment and Application Services for AACOM.  This presentation will be held from 3-4:30pm in 2263 Kirkhof.





Post-Bacc Program at Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio offers a Post-Baccalaureate MS in Medical Physiology.  This popular program caters to college graduates wishing to strengthen their academic backgrounds prior to applying to medical, dental, and other health-professions programs.

The program is 30 credit hours and is flexible in duration. With permission, it can be completed in as little as 2 semesters, however, most students take 12 – 22 months to complete it. The program is also available over the internet with resources accessible on Blackboard and exams taken online. There is a rolling admissions process with applications accepted until June 15, 2015 for the class beginning in August 2015.

Case Western Reserve University will be holding two Open Houses this spring for students interested in this program. Information about the Open Houses can be found here.  Click here to register.

Click on the flyers below for detailed information about the program.

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