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Premedical Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program (PMPB)
This unique program is designed for those qualified students who have previously completed a bachelor's degree in a non-science related field but who now want to fulfill the requirements for admission to medical/other health profession schools. Accepted students will work closely with the Center for Premedical Studies to develop a structured individualized program of study that addresses the requirements for admission to medical, dental, or other health profession schools. For more information go to or for the application click here:


Study Abroad Internship Opportunities
Students are invited to apply to participate in two exciting Internship opportunities. One trip, scheduled for Winter Session 2015, is to the Canary Islands. Another opportunity, during Summer Session 2015, is at Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary. Students will shadow doctors for 75 hours and gain an understanding European Healthcare. These experiences will help students distinguish themselves as great applicants for Medical School and other Health related professional schools. For more information go to:
Canary Islands Flyer
Semmelweis University Flyer


BREAKING NEWS! AAMC Announces MCAT 2015 Scoring Scale & First Administration of 2015
On the evening of 4/28, the AAMC released the scoring scale for MCAT 2015. Each of the four sections on MCAT 2015 will be scored 118 - 132, for a total possible score of 528. The mean is expected to be 125 per section for total mean score of 500. The first administration of the new MCAT will be in April 2015. Here's the link to AAMC's press release:


KAPLAN Discounted Preparation Courses
KAPLAN and the Center for Premedical & Health Profession Studies has an agreement to offer discounted MCAT/GRE on campus preparation courses for UD students. To take advantage of this significant discount, students must use the following discount codes: UDELG300 - GRE Onsite/UDELM400 - MCAT Onsite and Advantage Plus. Students must call the KAPLAN customer service center (1-800-KAP-TEST) or Mr. Lyndon Yearick (1-302-519-7331) and provide the appropriate discount code.


HLTH320: Chronic Illness in America: From person to policy
The course uses experiential learning to allow for an in-depth understanding of the patient experience. Course readings integrate information that ranges from disease-specific information, to the role of caregivers, to resource navigation, to contemporary health policy issues. Service learning component involves providing assistance to chronically ill individuals within the home setting.

Credit hours: 3
Enrollment: Open to all majors
Prerequisites: ENGL110
Class time: Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Instructor: Sarah LaFave,, 302-831-8375



CPHPS-MSP Monthly Meeting
October 17 at 4:00pm in the Career Services Workshop Room 178



Health Sciences Career Fair
November 10, 12:30pm - 3:00pm in the Trabant University Center MPR
For more information, please see the Health Sciences Career Fair Flyer



Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences OPEN HOUSE
Interested in a career in medicine? Want to learn more about Medical Laboratory Science or Medical Diagnostics (pre-Physician Assistant Concentration available)? Want an opportunity to come and discuss it with faculty members?

Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Place: 305 Willard Hall Education Building
Refreshments provided - Walk in (no appointment necessary)



CPHPS-MSP Monthly Meeting
November 21 at 4:00pm in the Career Services Workshop Room 178



CPHPS-MSP Monthly Meeting
December 4 at 4:00pm in the Career Services Workshop Room 178

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