The pre-medical concentration is appropriate for students wanting to become allopathic physicians. However to ensure you have completed all pre-requisites for your school of choice, the medical school’s individual criteria should be checked carefully.
For an excellent description of this career visit: www.explorehealthcareers.org
A student wishing to apply to an allopathic medical school will take the MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) and apply most likely through AMCAS, the American College Application Service (Texas schools have a separate application service).
- Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) website: http://www.aamc.org
- For a list of allopathic medical schools in the United States and Canada visit: http://www.aamc.org/medicalschools.htm
- AMCAS website: http://www.aamc.org/students/amcas/start.htm
- MCAT information: http://www.aamc.org/students/mcat/start.htm