There are many paths to medical school.
- Some students come to Northwestern knowing they want to be a doctor, while others may have a different starting point. Understand the different starting points.
- Discover the different degrees that can be earned in order to practice medicine and read about the benefits of taking a gap or bridge year.
What are medical schools looking for?
Find out what med schools are looking for and how to be competitive.
Review Medical-School Admission Factors
Learn more about the courses required by med schools.
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