Pre-Health at UCSC

While UCSC does not have pre-health or pre-med programs, students from any major can get into health/medical schools.

Explore Health Professions

MedicinePhysician AssistantNursingDentistryOptometry | Pharmacy | Veterinarian Medicine

Don't see the health profession you are interested in? Visit NAAHP Student Resources and ExploreHealthCareers.org to learn about many other health professions.

Plan Your Pre-Health Path

Additional Resources for Undocumented Students/Alumni

The following resources are provided by Pre-Health Dreamers.

Get/Stay Connected With Us

Pre-Health Coaching

  • Visit our virtual drop-in pre-health hour every Wednesday from 1–2 PM.
    • This is a great opportunity to ask questions about preparing for health professional schools and the resources available at UCSC.
  • Schedule a 30-minute one-on-one coaching appointment.
    • Within Handshake, select Career Coaching > Pre-Health to talk about the application process for health/medical schools and how to prepare to be a strong applicant.