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Professional School Success

Our history of providing outstanding academic and professional preparation to the remarkable students in the Pre-Health Program has resulted in an excellent placement record at some of the most prestigious institutions across the country. Each year our students have been successful in their applications to medical, dental, nursing or veterinary school.

  •  The overall rate of medical school admissions for Core and Specialized programs combined over the past 5 years averages over 80%.

Take a look at just some of the world-renowned schools where our 2019 Pre-Health students and recent alumni have been accepted, and picture your future in the health field starting at Penn:

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine
  • Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Carle Illinois College of Medicine
  • Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Duke University School of Medicine
  • Emory School of Medicine
  • The F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Geisinger Commonwealth Medical College
  • George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Howard University College of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
  • Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  • New York Medical College
  • New York University School of Medicine
  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Penn State College of Medicine
  • The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Quinnipiac University School of Medicine
  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University College of Medicine
  • Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • University of Colorado Medical School
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
  • Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Yale School of Medicine
  • Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Ready to apply?

See Pre-Health Programs application deadlines, review our application materials checklist, and get ready to apply.

A history of success

Penn’s Pre-Health Programs have an excellent placement record at some of the most prestigious institutions across the country.

Student & alumni stories

"I still reach out to my advisors for advice on my medical school applications. They always tell me that I have their support as long as I need it."
- Dominique Alexis, Pre-Health Specialized Studies ’17