Premedical Scholars

Student interns with a doctor

Top students will gain an inside perspective in this program, giving them an advantage as they pursue a profession in the medical field. Premedical Scholars are guaranteed the opportunity to:

  • Participate alongside a Miami alumnus physician during a full-immersion preceptorship.
  • Consult closely with prehealth advisors starting in their first year.
  • Take special seminar courses developed specifically for Premedical Scholars. 
  • Engage with speakers hosted by the Mallory-Wilson Center for Healthcare Education.
  • Serve on the Mallory-Wilson Center Student Advisory Board.
  • Receive personalized feedback from Miami’s chief prehealth adviser on mock medical school applications and interviews.
  • Enroll in the popular "Issues in Medicine" capstone seminar.

To be considered for the Premedical Scholars Program, you must select a major in the College of Arts and Science and select one of the following Professional/Academic Areas of Interest on the Common Application: Dentistry (including Orthodontist), Optometry, Pre-Medicine/Physician, or Veterinarian/Veterinary Science

For more information, contact David Pennock.