Florida Atlantic University

Post-Baccalaureate Medical Pathway Program

"A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work."     

~ Colin Powell


The Florida Atlantic University Post-Baccalaureate Medical Pathway Program is a  “career changer” certificate track is designed for students who have not completed all of the undergraduate medical school pre-requisite courses.  

All students must submit a Post-Baccalaureate university application (Click here)


Application Instructions:

   1. Complete the online application and save it.

Note: The Career Enhancer track is no longer being offered.

   2. Email the saved copy to POSTBAC_APP@fau.edu  with the subject “Application”. 

Application Deadlines:

     Career Enhancer: no longer offered.

     Career Changer: Fall, Spring, and Summer (dates TBA)

(Note: Spring 2017 applications are no longer being accepted)

Further instructions will be sent to the email you provided once your application is processed.  


The Post Baccalaureate Medical Pathway Program is designed to help students complete their Pre-Requisites to become competitive Professional school applicants.  Students enrolled in the program are provided with tutoring resources on campus, early registration, Financial Aid funding (if available), one-on-one professional and academic advising, and access to the Pre-health advising resources.


“Career Changer"

Opportunities Include

Undergraduate Pre-Requisite Basic Science Courses

Pre-Med Advising

Optional opportunities for volunteering and shadowing

Interview Preparation

Full Time or Part Time

Committee Interview


MCAT Preparation


Research Opportunities


Standardized Patients

Entrance Requirements:

No entrance exam

Earned BA or BS degree

3.0 GPA min.



Pre-health Clubs

Pre-health File (LORs)

Recruiting events

Informational Workshops



  Contact Information
College of Science - (561)-297-6701 

Courses Available Include but are not limited to: 

Biodiversity and Lab / BSC 1011/1011L
Biological Principles and Lab / BSC 1010/1010L
General Chemistry I and Lab / CHM 2045/2045L
General Chemistry II and Lab / CHM 2046/2046L
Organic Chem I / CHM 2210
Organic Chem II / CHM 2211
Organic Chem Lab / CHM 2211L
Biochemistry I / BCH 3033
College Physics I / PHY 2053
General Physics I Lab / PHY 2048L
College Physics II  /PHY 2054
General Physics II Lab / PHY 2049L
Calculus / MAC 2233 or 2311
Genetics / PCB 3063  
Psychology / PSY 1012