Postbaccalaureate Program

Creighton University School of Medicine
Omaha, NE.
Type Test Preparation, Post-baccalaureate Program, Academic Enrichment

Description

Creighton University's Postbaccalaureate Program is designed to aid financially and educationally disadvantaged students in their preparation and admission to medical school. The Program is comprised of three parts. The first is an 8-week Summer Diagnostic Session in which students are involved in academic pretesting and curricular review sessions. Next, in the Academic Year Program, students participate in intensive coursework in the sciences, mathematics, and English. Then in the Prematriculation Summer Session, students attend medical school preview courses. Throughout the program, students are provided academic and psychosocial support, clinical experiences, and mentoring in order to assure Successful completion of the program and admittance to the Creighton University School of Medicine. An eligible applicant must be a U. S. citizen, non-citizen national, or foreign national who possesses a visa permitting permanent residence in the United States. Students must be either financially and/or educationally disadvantaged as specified by Department of Health and Human Services guidelines. Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree and must not have been previously accepted to a medical school.


Financial aid information will be provided so that 100% of the students who successfully complete the program, and are enrolled in a medical school will have the financial aid in place to see them through the four years of medical training.

Eligibility

An eligible applicant must be a U. S. citizen, non-citizen national, or foreign national who possesses a visa permitting permanent residence in the United States. Students must be either financially and/or educationally disadvantaged as specified by Department of Health and Human Services guidelines. Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree and must not have been previously accepted to a medical school.

More Information

http://medicine.creighton.edu/Postbac/



, Office of Medical Admissions
Omaha, NE 68178
Phone: 1-800-325-4405
Fax: 402-280-1241
medschadm@creighton.edu