University of the Sciences has an articulation agreement with Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) that helps you make a direct entry to medical school.
Our special arrangement with CMSRU offers guaranteed interviews to CMSRU for students who meet specific requirements, guaranteeing a total of four seats each year for qualified USciences students. Application is by invitation only
Located in Camden, New Jersey, CMSRU is committed to providing humanistic education in the art and science of medicine within a scientific and scholarly community in which inclusivity, excellence in patient care, innovative teaching, research, and service to the community are valued.
Strong consideration will be given if you meet the eligibility requirements outlined below and are interested in becoming a primary care provider serving urban and underserved populations.
Students who are residents of New Jersey or urban Philadelphia and surrounding areas are encouraged to apply to this program.
As a student in the 4+4 program, you will complete four years at USciences as any major, followed by four years at CMSRU, earning both Bachelor of Science (BS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) degrees.
If you are a highly motivated student in your final year of high school, you are eligible to apply to this program provided you meet the following criteria:
If you are currently enrolled at USciences, you are eligible to apply for consideration if there are seats available. You should notify your pre-med advisor and apply no later than the end of spring semester of your second undergraduate year (U2). You are eligible to apply to this program provided you meet the following criteria:
Students in the 4+4 program must satisfy the following criteria to qualify for an interview at CMSRU:
Please contact our Admission Office at 215-596-8810 or email@example.com with any admission or application-related questions.
For questions about the Dual Degree Program, please contact:
Laura A. Mangano, MEd
Associate Director of Pre-Health Professions Advising
Misher College of Arts and Sciences