Academic Catalog and Handbooks

2023-2024 Edition


Advisors: Manuel Campos, Clark Cotton, Brittany Merritt, David Mitchell, Alicia Peterson

Medical schools consider majors in any discipline to be acceptable for admission. Prerequisites are one year of introductory biology, general and organic chemistry, and physics.

Admission to medical schools is competitive and the admission process considers courses, grades, performance on the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), service record, medical exposure, personal interviews at the medical schools during the senior year, and letters of evaluation. General information can be found in the CSB/SJU Pre-professional health programs web page ( as well as the American Association of Medical Colleges web site ( and American Association of the Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (