Post-Bacc Prehealth Programs

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA.
Type Test Preparation, Post-baccalaureate Program, Academic Enrichment, Academic Year Program


Enroll in one of the innovative post baccalaureate pre health programs through Penn’s College of Liberal and Professional Studies and benefit from the advice and support of our world-class faculty, who will help you to develop the key academic strengths, application skills, and life science experiences required for admission to competitive medical, dental, osteopathic, nursing, and veterinary schools.

Arrange an effective post bac pre health course of study in consultation with experienced advisors, who also provide support through admissions letters and professional development workshops.





  • Choose Pre-Health Core Studies if you're interested in a medical career but haven't taken any the basic science courses required for admission to medical school. This post baccalaureate pre health option provides the basic courses: chemistry, biology, physics, and organic chemistry.
  • Choose Pre-Health Specialized Studies if you want to complete or enhance your existing science credentials. This post baccalaureate pre health option provides diverse upper-level science courses for a more specialized pre health program.
  • Choose the Pre-Nursing Program if you’re pursuing a nursing career but haven’t taken the sciences required for admission. This post-baccalaureate pre health program is designed especially for aspiring nurses and prepares students to apply to an accelerated program in Penn’s School of Nursing.

 Please contact the program administrator for details on dates, eligibility and deadlines.

More Information

College of Liberal and Professional Studies, Attn. Admissions, 3440 Market Street, Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215.746.6905