Applying to Professional Schools

For each profession listed below, you will find useful links to 1) program information and prospective student resources, 2) common application services, and 3) entrance exams.

Allopathic Medicine (M.D.)

Allopathic Medical Programs Information and Resources:

Application Service:

Entrance Exam:

Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)                       

Osteopathic Medical Programs Information and Resources:

Application Service:

Entrance Exam:

Dentistry

Dental School Information and Resources:

Application Service:

Entrance Exam:

Veterinary Medicine

Vet School Information and Resources:

Application Services:

Entrance Exam:

Optometry

Information and Resources:

Application Services:

Entrance Exam:

Podiatry

Information and Resources:

Application Services:

Entrance Exam (Most require or prefer the MCAT, but requirements vary by school. Some schools may accept scores from any of these exams):

Pharmacy

Pharmacy School Information and Resources:

Application Services:

Entrance Exam:

Nursing

Information and Resources:

Application Services:

          Or apply directly to individual schools that do not participate in this service.

Physician Assistant

PA School Information and Resources:

Application Services:

           Or apply directly to individual schools that do not participate in this service.

Entrance Exam:

(Not required by all programs; requirements vary by school.)

Chiropractic

Chiropractic School Information and Resources:

Application Services:

  • Apply directly to each individual school. 

Entrance Exam:

(Most Chiropractic programs do not require any entrance exam, but requirements vary by school.)

Physical Therapy

Information and Resources:

Application Services:

          Or apply directly to individual schools that do not participate in this service.

Entrance Exam:

(Not required by all programs; requirements vary by school.)

Occupational Therapy

OT School Information and Resources:

Application Services:

          Or apply directly to individual schools that do not participate in this service.

Entrance Exam:

(Not required by all programs; requirements vary by school.)

Public Health

Information and Resources:

Public health is the science and art of creating healthy communities through education, research, and promotion of healthy lifestyles.

Application Services:

Entrance Exam:

(Requirements vary by school.  Many are accepted but GRE is most common):

 

Naturopathic Medicine

Information and Resources:

Application Services:

          Or apply directly to individual schools that do not participate in this service.

Entrance Exam: