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The Center for Premedical/Health Profession Studies (CPHPS) serves to advise and provide resources for students and alumni to stay informed about the various professions available to those students who wish to pursue Health Profession Careers.

The Center recommends that all interested students regularly review websites developed and maintained by professional health associations which are essential for professional school admission. It is further recommended that all current and future applicants consult appropriate websites throughout the entire admissions process.

Allied Health

Anesthesiologist Assisting
Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic

Allopathic Medicine

Participating Medical Schools and Deadlines
American Medical Association
Association of American Medical Colleges
AAMC General Info for Students
AAMCAS-Online Application
MCAT Standardized Testing
Preparing for the MCAT

Chiropractic Medicine

American Chiropractic Association
Association of Chiropractic Colleges
Association of New Jersey Chiropractors (ANJC)


American Dental Association
Dental Admission Test (DAT)
American Dental Education Association
AADSAS Dental School Application

Delaware Institute for Dental Education and Research (DIDER)

Partnership for Delaware Residents with the Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry at Temple University

Delaware Institute for Medical Education and Research (DIMER)

Partnership for Delaware Residents with the Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Integrative Health

American Association of Holistic Nurses
American Holistic Medical Association
Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges
The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine


National Nursing Organizations
American Nursing Association (ANA)
Nursing Link
National Student Nurses Association
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Nursing Resources


Accredited Schools/Colleges (ASCO)
American Academy of Optometry
Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry

Osteopathic Medicine

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
AACOMAS-Online Application


American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
Schools of Pharmacy
PharmCAS-Online Application

Physical Therapy

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Physical Therapy Centralized Application Service (PTCAS)

Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant Education Association
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA)


Schools of Podiatric Medicine
Podiatric Medicine Careers
AACPMAS-Online Application
American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine

Public Health

The American Public Health Association (APHA)
Schools of Public Health Application Service (SOPHAS)
A Guide to Pre-Professional Experience in Public Health
Public Health Online

Therapy / Rehabilitation

Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy
Speech-Language Pathology

Veterinary Medicine

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges
Veterinary Careers
Veterinary Medical College Application Service (VMCAS)

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