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Ever since you were a kid, you knew you wanted to be a doctor, a dentist, a veterinarian, or an optometrist. By choosing to declare pre-med at USciences, you’ll have the support of an entire team of faculty mentors and academic advisors dedicated to realizing your dream. We know exactly the kind of candidate sought by medical schools and other professional schools — broadly educated students with clear career goals and a strong grounding in sciences and mathematics. Through personalized course selection, hands-on research and internship opportunities, mock interviews, and application assistance, you will be more than prepared to take the next step.
What Sets Us Apart?
- *94% of USciences students with a 3.6 GPA and an MCAT of 30 are accepted into medical
school. That’s 17% higher than the national average. Dental and veterinary school
acceptance rates are also very high.
- Our BS degree programs provide excellent pre-med preparation. All prerequisite courses
for medical school are included in the curricula of most of our majors or can be taken
- You may conduct hands-on research as early as your first year, so you are ready for
the rigors of medical school.
- USciences faculty members are respected, involved members of the medical and scientific
community and have numerous professional connections with medical schools.
- Qualified first-year students can pursue a dual BS/professional degree program that guarantees an interview with one of our partner medical schools. These schools also reserve seats for our students.
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Amanpreet Kaur PhD'17 Says Cancer Biology Program Uniquely Prepared Her in Quest for Researching a Cancer Cure
June 13, 2017
On a search to find a cure for cancer and other diseases, Amanpreet Kaur PhD'17 said a unique program between USciences and The Wistar Institute helped prepare her for that noble task.
Dr. Zachary Klase Receives $2.1 million Grant from NIDA for HIV Research
May 25, 2017
With a focus on HIV/AIDS research, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Zachary A. Klase, PhD, was selected to receive the prestigious Avenir Award, a $2.1 million, five-year grant, from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) in May 2017.
USciences Students Win Awards at Alpha Chi Honor Society Convention
May 11, 2017
Two USciences students who attended this year's Alpha Chi Honor Society Convention in Louisville, KY last month, came home with awards.
Brewing Science Program Teams Up with Yards, St. Benjamins for Two Different Collaboration Brews
April 10, 2017
The brewing science program teamed up with Yards and Clarkville to create Bitter Landlord and crafted Kite Club Ale with St. Benjamin Brewing Company.
USciences Students Gain Pathway to a Nursing Career Through Villanova Nursing
March 31, 2017
The BSNExpress program is a 14-month, second degree program that incorporates all the standard components of the nursing program in a concentrated timeframe.
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