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About the Pre-Health Program

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The Pre-Health Professions Program assists students in all majors who are interested in pursuing a health-related career by providing them with focused academic and career advising, advice on gaining research, clinical, and volunteer experience, as well as specialized extracurricular and residential options. Fordham has a long history of preparing students for medical, dental, veterinary, and other health-professional careers.

Fordham graduates have gained acceptance to study at numerous medical schools including:

  • Harvard
  • Yale
  • Cornell
  • Columbia
  • Jefferson
  • New York University
  • Albert Einstein
  • New York Medical College
  • Brown
  • Creighton
  • Johns Hopkins
  • Georgetown
  • George Washington
  • Loyola University
  • Northwestern
  • St. Louis University
  • Tufts
  • Tulane

Student have been accepted to many top osteopathic schools of medicine as well. Students have also gained admission to many top tier schools of dentistry, optometry, podiatry, and veterinary medicine.