Related Resources

Related Resources

Campus Resources

 

Health Professional Exam/Loan Sites

 

Health Professional Schools Centralized Application Services

     1. Allopathic Medical Schools – AMCAS
     2. Chiropractic – ChiroCAS
     3. Dental Schools – AADSAS
     4. Naturopathic Medicine – NDCAS
     5. Occupation Therapy – OTCAS
     6. Optometry – OptomCA
     7. Osteopathic Medical Schools – AACOMAS
     8. Pharmacy – PharmCAS
     9. Physical Therapy – PTCAS
     10. Physician Assistant – CASPA
     11. Podiatry – AACPM Application Service
     12. Public Health – Sophas
     13. Veterinary Schools – VMCAS
 

Allopathic Medicine

     • StudentDoctor.net – Resource for pre-health questions concerning MD/DO
     • Medical School Admissions Requirements:  United States and Canada (revised annually, published in April with most information accessed online with a password).  Association of American Medical Colleges Section for publication orders.
     • The Official Guide to the MCAT Exam. AAMC, as above
     • MCAT Essentials Association of American Medical Colleges, free download HERE; additional information is available HERE
     • Minority Student Opportunities in U.S. Medical Schools, AAMC
     • Get Into Medical School: A Guide for the Perplexed Revised, Kenneth V. Iserson, M.D. Galen Press
     • Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) – career & admissions information, financial aid, minority/disadvantaged programs, links to medical schools, Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) registration, online MCAT Student Manual, and the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS); and its student hub
     • American Medical Association (AMA) – career information
     • American Medical Student Association – membership information, student reviews of medical schools, and a premed guide
     • AAMC’s Aspiring Docs:  An AAMC Campaign to Increase Diversity in Medicine – individual stories in podcasts and advice on everything from MCAT to finances
     • Student National Medical Association – resources, journal and conference aimed at black medical and premedical students
 

Chiropractic Medicine

     • Directory of Chiropractic College (CD-ROM, revised annually).  Free from the Association of Chiropractic Colleges,
     • Association of Chiropractic Colleges (ACC) – links to chiropractic colleges
 

Dental

     • ADEA Official Guide to Dental Schools (revised annually, published in the spring). American Dental Education Association
     • Opportunities for Minority Students: United States Dental Schools (revised every two years). American Dental Education Association, under Publications; can be ordered online.
     • American Dental Education Association (ADEA) – links to dental schools and the Associated American Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS)
     • American Student Dental Association – membership information and publications for dental and pre-dental students
     • GoDental.org provides advice to high school and pre-dental student interested in pursuing dental careers, introduces them to the world of dentistry through mentorship and offers direction for navigating the application process.
     • Crack the DAT
     • Ari’s Study Guide
     • Kaplan
 

Genetic Counseling

     • National Society of Genetics Counselors, Inc. – career information, and links to genetics counseling programs
 

Health Administration

     • Association of University Programs in Health Administration – links to undergraduate and graduate health administration programs
 

Naturopathic Medicine

     • American Association of Naturopathic Physicians – naturopathic doctor locator, state licensure information, and links to naturopathic schools
 

Nursing

     • Peterson’s Guide to Nursing Programs (revised annually), Published by Peterson’s in cooperation with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, available through www.amazon.com.
     • American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) – career & admissions information, and links to nursing programs and American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) – links to nurse practitioner programs
 

Occupational Therapy

     • American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) – career &admissions information, and links to occupational therapy programs
 

Optometry

     • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry: Admission Requirements Handbook is available HERE under About Optometric Education – Student Advisor Information
     • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) – career & admissions information, links to optometry programs and Optometry Admission Test (OAT) description
 

Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)

     • StudentDoctor.net – Resource for pre-health questions concerning MD/DO
     • Osteopathic Medical College Information Book (revised annually). Free from the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
     • American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) – career & admissions information, and links to osteopathic programs and the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service (AACOMAS) 
 

Pharmacy

     • Pharmacy School Admission Requirements (revised annually).  American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, a printed copy may be purchased or downloaded for free HERE, under Resources – Student center
     • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) – career and admissions information, links to pharmacy schools, and Pharmacy College Admissions Test (PCAT) description
     • AACP Pharmacy School Locator
 

Physical Therapy

     • Directory of Accredited Physical Therapy Education Programs by the American Physical Therapy Association is available HERE.
     • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) – career & admissions information, and links to physical therapy programs
 

Physician Assistant

     • PA Programs Directory (revised annually) by the Association of Physician Assistant Programs is available under Publications
     • Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) – career and admissions information, and links to physician assistant programs and the Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA)
 

Podiatric Medicine

     • American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine (AACPM) – career & admissions information, and links to podiatric programs and the American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine application Service (AACPMAS)
 

Public Health

     • Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH) – links to schools of public health. Career information available HERE
 

Veterinary

     • Veterinary Medical School Admissions Requirements (revised annually) by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges under Applying to Veterinary School