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Professional School Success

Our history of providing outstanding academic and professional preparation to the remarkable students in the Pre-Health Program has resulted in an excellent placement record at some of the most prestigious institutions across the country. Each year our students have been successful in their applications to medical, dental, nursing or veterinary school.

  • 2016 Medical School admissions overall = 81%
  • First time Core applicants = 90%
  • First time Specialized applicants = 77%

Take a look at just some of the world-renowned schools where our 2016 Pre-Health students and alumni have been accepted, and picture your future in the health field starting at Penn:

  • Boston University School of Medicine
  • Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Duke University School of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • NYU School of Medicine
  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University College of Medicine
  • Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
  • The Commonwealth Medical College
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
  • The University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania*
  • The School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Yale School of Medicine

* In 2016, five students from the Pre-Health program were accepted into the highly competitive Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. 

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