Our partner schools have proven track records in placing undergraduate students from underrepresented groups in medical and other professional schools.
Whether you are a prospective UB student, currently enrolled at UB or even possess a degree already, UB's prehealth advising is the right place to gain comprehensive information about preparing for professional health careers.
Health professions schools require a strong undergraduate preparation in the sciences. Buffalo State offers all the courses (biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics) required for admission to medical, dental, osteopathic, veterinary, optometry, podiatry, chiropractic, and other health professions schools.
Canisius College's extensive alumni network and its active Medical Advisory Board provide you with shadowing, internship, and mentoring opportunities. You can gain acceptance to a number of different professional schools as early as your sophomore year.
As a student in D'Youville's pre-professional BS program, you will gain direct, practical experience in the profession you are preparing for through summer programs, internships, and volunteer activities.
Tougaloo offers preparation for students desiring to enter health professions. In recent years increasing numbers of students have entered schools of medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, medical technology, nursing, public health, cytotechnology and pharmacy.