ScM in Medical Sciences Admission


The ScM program may be right for you if you:

  • have completed, or are on track to complete, an undergraduate degree from a US college or university;
  • have demonstrated professional promise for a career in medicine, through such things as: strong undergraduate performance (3.0 GPA, minimum), competitive MCAT score or DAT score, community service, health-related experiences, or research;
  • have completed premedical course requirements;
  • demonstrate an interest in caring for diverse populations.

Application Requirements

All applicants must submit the following materials:

  • Application via CollegeNET (ApplyWeb) 
  • Official MCAT scores (preferred within the last 2 years, January 2017 onward, see FAQ for submission instructions) OR DAT scores (preferred within the last 2 years)
  •  3 letters of recommendation
  • A personal statement, plus one brief supplemental essay
  • Curriculum vitae
  • College transcript
  • Application fee $100 (non-refundable)
  • NOTE:  MCAT REQUIREMENT WAIVED FOR APPLICANTS AFFECTED BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC - Due to the recent pandemic related cancellation of MCAT test dates, we are waiving this requirement for applicants whose test dates have been cancelled during this period.  Please contact [email protected] for further instructions.  


Application Process

Applicants are admitted on a rolling basis, but class size is limited—early submission is recommended.  We will begin reviewing completed applications in January, so invitations to interview will start going out soon thereafter.  We encourage you to complete your application in a timely manner, so that it is ready for review.
The deadline for applications is June 1.

Interview Process

Select applicants will be invited by email to an interview.
Interviews are conducted in person or via Zoom.

Decision Process

Interviewees will be notified of admissions decisions  on a rolling basis.
If admitted: early in the application season applicants will be given two weeks from the date of acceptance to accept their seat; later in the application season they will be given one week to accept or decline their seat.
In addition to the reply form, a $500, non-refundable deposit must be paid to secure your seat.  You will receive specific instructions upon decision.