Admission Requirements and Application

Admission Requirements and Application

When should I apply?

The program is currently undergoing a curricular revampment. The next cohort of students is scheduled to begin in January 2018. The application cycle for this program will open on March 1, 2017 for the January 2018 cohort.

How do I qualify for admission?

Admission to this rigorous program is selective to help ensure your success. To qualify for admission you will need:

  • a bachelor's degree in non-life science from an accredited college or university (or a science degree that is more than five years old)
  • a strong academic record, with a college level GPA of 3.0 or better
  • strong motivation for going into the medical field, as described in a personal statement on the application
  • volunteer work or related experience in the healthcare field (at least 100 hours)

Prerequisites: An undergraduate precalculus course is required prior to enrollment. Candidates may be contacted by telephone for additional questions or for an interview.

Please direct any questions to:

Continuing Education
Penn State Brandywine
Phone: 610-892-1300
Email: bw-ce@psu.edu