There’s a lot to consider when preparing for admission to medical school. The HPPLA Guidebook lays out specific, step-by-step advice for every phase of preparation based on our staff’s expertise from many years of advising students. During class registration, the Academics & Coursework page can help you plan your coursework and set yourself up for success as a competitive applicant. Consult the Academics & Coursework page to identify course enrollments that meet your future admission requirements.

Medicine Topics

Freshman Orientation
Preparing for a career as a physician
Academics & Coursework
Clinical experience
Volunteer experience
Research experience
Keeping a premed journal
MCAT - The Medical College Admissions Test
Applying to medical school
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