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 http://www.pcs.udel.edu/pre-med/?utm_source=Premed+Certificate&utm_campaign=Premed+Cert+Alumni+List+August+2014&utm_medium=email or for the application click here: http://premed.udel.edu/PUB_PMPBProgram.aspx
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
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 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.
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
Class time: Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Instructor: Sarah LaFave, firstname.lastname@example.org, 302-831-8375
UD students please use the link below to register for the onsite MCAT, LSAT, and GRE practice test on Sunday, October 26th in Smith Hall. The MCAT starts at 10:00am in Room 120, the LSAT at 10:30 in Room 130, and the GRE at 11:00am in Room 209. The MCAT practice test is for the MCAT 2015 and is a computer based test (students need to bring their laptops and earphones). This is the first practice test for the MCAT 2015!
October 17 at 4:00pm in the Career Services Workshop Room 178
November 21 at 4:00pm in the Career Services Workshop Room 178
December 4 at 4:00pm in the Career Services Workshop Room 178