Pre-Medical Professions Program
Planning a Career in Medicine or Other Health Profession?
At Duquesne, students seeking a career in medicine as well as dentistry, podiatry, optometry, chiropractic or veterinary medicine will get the courses they need to meet their pre-professional requirements, plus a science-based liberal arts education, opportunities for research, and hands-on experience in their chosen field.
Health professions schools prefer well-rounded applicants who have demonstrated academic excellence in all course work, have competitive admissions test scores, and have shown a continual commitment towards helping others. As an active participant in the Pre-Medical Professions Program, you’ll learn to balance a rigorous academic schedule with meaningful extracurricular activities.
The Pre-Medical Professions Program provides a variety of services to help you become the strongest possible candidate for admission to the health professions school of your choice.