Medicine

Allopathic programs, M.D.

The M.D. Degree (Doctor of Medicine) is the predominant degree granted by medical schools in the United States. Admission requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited U.S. College or University, a curriculum including introductory courses in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Mathematics. Application to Allopathic Colleges of Medicine is made through the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS), a service provided by the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC). All applicants will be required to take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).

Osteopathic programs, D.O.

The D.O. Degree (Doctor of Osteopathy) is a widely recognized degree granted by medical schools in the United States. Admission requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited U.S. College or University, a curriculum including introductory courses in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Mathematics. Application to Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine is made through the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service (AACOMAS), a service provided by The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM). Osteopathic physicians graduating with the D.O. Degree have identical privileges in the State of Florida and most other States to those of Allopathic (M.D.) physicians including the opportunity to specialize. The D.O. Degree is not recognized in all foreign countries. All applicants will be required to take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).