Post Baccalaureate Pre-Medical Studies Program
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 is requested.
Other criteria that may be considered for students with undergraduate GPAs below 3.00 are:
- Competitive MCAT and/or GRE scores (MCAT/GRE is not required to apply or gain admission--if you have not taken the MCAT prior to application, please do not take it for the purposes of admission)
- Advanced college degree (e.g., J.D. or M.S.)
- Career path in an allied health field where a lower GPA may not be a liability (e.g., nursing, physical therapy, etc.).
Applications for fall 2014 are due: July 1, 2014.
Applications for spring 2015 are due: December 1, 2014.
Applications must be complete including all supplementary materials (i.e., transcripts) by the due date in order to be considered. If you are accepted, you will be required to hold your place in the class with a non-refundable deposit. Students who are accepted but who do not deposit will not be guaranteed a place in the upcoming class.
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Post Baccalaureate Pre-Medical BMS Program
The pre-medical program is considered a Bachelor's Degree program. Students accepted into this program may receive aid in the form of federal loans if they qualify. There are no additional grants or scholarships available for this program.
Applying for Federal Stafford Loans
To apply for the federal Stafford loan, you must first complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application. The FAFSA is completed online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
The lifetime aggregate loan limits for undergraduate students are: $31,000 for dependent students and $57,500 for independent students. Once you have reached those amounts, you are no longer eligible to borrow Stafford loans as an undergraduate.
Students who need additional funds to meet their cost of attendance can apply for private education loans. For additional information, please visit our web site at: