Quick Links for Pre-Medicine

American Medical Association: The American Medical Association helps doctors help patients by uniting physicians nationwide to work on the most important professional and public health issues.
American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS): The American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS) is a non-profit, centralized application processing service for applicants to the first-year entering classes at participating U.S. medical schools. For the 2011 entering class, most medical schools are participating in AMCAS.


FACTS: The AAMC FACTS tables comprise the most comprehensive and objective data on U.S. medical school applicants, matriculants, enrollment, graduates, Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) applicants, and MD-PhD students available to the public free of charge. Applicants, Matriculants and Enrollment US Medical School Applicants Data.
Medical College Admission Test (MCAT): Are you beginning to prepare for the MCAT exam, getting ready to register, or heading off to the test center? We have all the official information you need about the MCAT exam.
Occupational Outlook Salary information: For hundreds of different types of jobs the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you: the training and education needed, earnings, job prospects, what workers do on the job, and working conditions.
Student Doctor Network: Great site and very useful if you are heading to a medical school interview. Students write their honest opinions about their interview experience.
Tomorrow’s Doctors AAMC: Lots of information about a career in medicine and applying to medical school.
Underrepresented groups in medicine programs:
Aspiring Doctors: This site was created to help increase diversity in medicine. There is information and advice from people in the know, inspiring stories from med students and doctors, and you have the chance to share your views and opinions with other students who are thinking about medical school.
Future MN Doctors: The goal of the Minnesota's Future Doctors program is to develop the pre-med skills of underrepresented minority and rural college undergrads in Minnesota.
Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) is a FREE (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer academic enrichment program that offers freshman and sophomore college students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.
Updated 4/4/2013 JMV