Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Program

The Pre-Medical, Pre-Dental Post-Baccalaureate program at LMU is committed to identifying self motivated students who have the compassion, commitment and potential to become excellent medical or dental school applicants. If you are interested in helping improve the lives of others through medicine or dentistry, we invite you to apply. 

The application for the 2020-2021 LMU Pre-Medical, Pre-Dental Post-Baccalaureate Program opens October 1, 2019 via PostBacCAS. Applications will be reviewed and interviews conducted on a rolling basis. The deadline to apply by is February 14, 2020.

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Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Program

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‌Application Deadline:

The application will open October 1, 2019 via PostBacCAS.
The application will close February 14, 2020.

Admission will be offered on a rolling basis.

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The Pre-Medical, Pre-Dental Post-Baccalaureate program at LMU is committed to identifying self motivated students who have the compassion, commitment and potential to become excellent medical or dental school applicants. If you are interested in helping improve the lives of others through medicine or dentistry, we invite you to apply. 

Our program is geared for career changers who have an undergraduate degree in a major outside of the hard sciences. At the time of the interview, applicants will have an individual educational assessment that outlines the courses recommended for the program and the extracurricular activities needed to become the best possible applicant to medical or dental school. We provide small classes that are academically rigorous, allowing students to demonstrate that they can handle the heavy demands of professional school. Successful graduates of our program are granted a certificate of completion.

Why Choose LMU?

  • Program can be completed in as little as 14 months
  • *NEW - Merit based scholarships
  • *NEW - MCAT preparation
  • *NEW - Linkage agreement
  • Individualized advising
  • Small class sizes (14-19 in labs)
  • State of the art science facilities
  • Priority registration 
  • Small cohort
  • Committee letter service
  • Medical and dental school application support and coaching
  • Research opportunities
  • Meet admissions representatives
  • Tutoring for basic science classes
  • Great location – close to many hospitals and the beach!


Questions should be directed to postbac@lmu.edu or give us a call at 310.338.7704.