We seek applicants who are interested in and committed to careers as physician-scientists. Applicants will have demonstrated:
- Academic Achievement
Applicants to our program generally have very strong grades and MCAT scores. In recent years, successful applicants have an average GPA of 3.75 and MCAT scores of 33-34. Applicants are not required to take the GREs.
- Research Experience
We are especially interested in students with a strong and sustained background in research. Students who have spent 1-2 years after graduation conducting research are strongly encouraged to apply.
We are especially interested in receiving letters of recommendation from faculty with whom you conducted research and who can comment on your passion and potential for research.
Applicants must be able to clearly articulate the reasons for pursuing the dual degree.
- International Students
All qualified students are eligible to apply regardless of citizenship.