These instructions are for students looking to apply to medical or dental school in the summer of 2018 (which means you would start medical school in the fall of 2019).
If you are applying at a later date and need advice, please contact Profs. Brownholland or Cook-Snyder. If you are interested and need advice for a pre-health field other than medicine and dentistry, please contact your pre-health coordinator.
Students applying to medical or dental school have two options:
- Arranging faculty evaluation letters to be sent directly to the professional school(s) to which you are applying
- Utilizing the Carthage College Pre-Health Advisory Committee for a committee letter
It is strongly recommended that you request a committee letter from the Pre-Health Advisory Committee. In order to request a committee letter, please follow the steps below. This is only for students submitted applications to medical or dental school in the summer of 2018 for entrance to professional school in the fall of 2019.
Go through the Personal Statements process
Submit your application by March 2, 2018, the application will include:
- A brief application form
- Three faculty letters of recommendation (ideally 2 from the sciences and 1 outside)
- Your personal statement
- Unofficial transcripts
- A typed 1-2 page resume
- A waiver form
Schedule an interview with the Pre-Health Advisory Committee
Schedule a Follow-Up Interview/Meeting with Prof. Brownholland