Although the greatest weight is placed upon a student’s scholastic record, there are many additional factors that are taken into consideration during the admission process. Interviews facilitate the admission process and help the admission committee in determining a student’s demeanor, educational level, and degree of commitment. Students are encouraged to present a strong case for themselves through outlining their volunteer work, community contributions and scholastic achievements through their personal essay and by providing strong letters of recommendation. There is no entrance examination requirement at present. Although not required at present, submittal of MCAT scores are recommended.
Premedical studies should normally include: