Overview

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.
  • Recommendations
    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.
  • Goals
    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.