Pre-Medicine Program

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Program Description 

As one of its many medical majors, Rockhurst offers pre-medicine advising to students who plan to continue on to schools of medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy and veterinary medicine. With seasoned instructors ensuring you meet your pre-med requirements and close proximity to three medical schools, Rockhurst’s pre-medicine program represents one of the best pre-med schools in the region.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Students pursuing pre-medicine at Rockhurst will be equipped with all resources and classes needed to successfully navigate admissions test and continuing med-school requirements
  • Pre-med majors will also receive a liberal arts education designed to create knowledgeable, well-rounded graduates

Course Map 

Prospective Students 

Current Students 


Rockhurst has agreements with several area schools, including Kansas City University (KCU), Saint Louis University (SLU), A.T. Still University-Kirksville College of Medicine (ATSU-KCOM) and University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC), for early admission with a variety of perks including no MCAT requirement and entry after junior year. Our pre-medicine committee will work closely with pre-med students throughout the process, from pre-medicine registration to the day of graduation.


  • Rockhurst pre-medicine students will be prepared to continue their healthcare career education
  • Pre-medicine students will be prepared to successfully navigate admissions tests and med school requirements

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