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Prepare to Apply to Medical and Health Profession Schools
Now that you have explored the health professions and confirmed it’s a good career fit, you need a well-organized plan. Think of the application process as a personal campaign that you must manage strategically. Medical schools have complex prerequisites, so plan accordingly as early as possible.
Learn about the prerequisite courses and standardized exams required for admissions to health profession schools.
Learn how extracurricular activities, volunteering, community service can help you explore the health professions and develop your application.
Learn how to register with the Prehealth Advising office. Individuals interested in applying to a health profession school must register with the Prehealth Advising office two years prior to the desired matriculation year.
Eligible applicants may request a Prehealth Advisory Board Letter, which is a comprehensive letter prepared by the MIT Prehealth Advisory Board.