How to Apply

MEDICAL

Medical schools use a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, and complete the personal statements that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools. There is a separate application for allopathic schools and osteopathic schools.

Click here to view the AMCAS (MD Schools) Application Workshop presentation.

Click here to view the AACOMAS (DO Schools) Application Workshop presentation.

DENTAL

Dental schools use a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, complete the personal statement and submit letters of recommendation that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools.

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PHARMACY

Many Pharmacy schools use a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, complete the personal statement and submit letters of recommendation that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools. For schools that do not use the central application, check the individual school's website for information on how to apply to their school.

Click here to view the Application Workshop presentation.

PHYSICAL THERAPY

Many PT schools use a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, complete the personal statement and submit letters of recommendation that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools. For schools that do not use the central application, check the individual school's website for information on how to apply to their school.

Click here to view the Application Workshop presentation.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

OT schools use individual applications for each school. There is not a central application service. Check the individual school's website for information on how to apply to their school.

PHYSICIANS ASSISTANT

Many PA schools use a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, complete the personal statement and submit letters of recommendation that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools. For schools that do not use the central application, check the individual school's website for information on how to apply to their school.

Click here to view the Application Workshop presentation.

CHIROPRACTIC

Chiropractic schools use individual applications for each school. There is not a central application service. Check the individual school's websites for information on how to apply to their school.

OPTOMETRY

New for the 2010 application cycle, optometry schools will begin using a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, complete the personal statement and submit letters of recommendation that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools.

Click here to view the Application Workshop Presentation.

PODIATRY

Podiatry schools use a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, complete the personal statement and submit letters of recommendation that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools.

VET

Vet schools use a central application service where students submit transcripts, list activities/experiences, complete the personal statement and submit letters of recommendation that are then compiled and sent to the individual schools.

Click here to view the Application Workshop Presentation.