Postbaccalaureate programs begin after an undergraduate degree and are designed to support the transition to professional school.
Find Postbaccalaureate Premedical Programs
Search this database to find pre-med post-bacc programs by location, focus, and other criteria.
Is a Post-Bacc Program Right for Me? Seven Benefits to Consider
Increasingly, students are taking time off in between completing their undergraduate and medical school, often referred to as “gap” or “bridge” years. For many, this additional time is used to help strengthen their applications to medical school. While there are many different ways to do this, one way is to complete a post-baccalaureate (post-bacc) program. But how do you know if a post-bacc is right for you? Here are seven benefits to consider when deciding whether to complete a post-bacc program or not.
Considering a Postbaccalaureate Premedical Program
Answers to common questions about pre-medical post-bacc programs and how to decide if a doing a program is right for you.
What It's Like to Do a Post-bacc Program
A medical student answers questions about what it was like to do a post-bacc program and how it prepared him for medical school.
Post Undergrad: Getting Ready for Medical School or a Gap Year
For many students interested in a career in medicine, the period after the final year of undergraduate education represents a time of transition to medical school or to furthering their experiences and their education in preparation for applying to medical school.
Postbaccalaureate Research Education Programs (PREP)
Medical School Costs for Nontraditional Students
As a nontraditional student, you may have additional choices and details to consider prior to starting medical school; however, there are resources to help you with these decisions along the way.