MCM Program Prerequisites

MCM applicants must have experience working on human, animal or environmental health issues, ideally as part of graduate training or through relevant work or research experience.

Applicants must have completed the equivalent of a bachelor's degree at an accredited college or university. Undergraduate work does not have to be completed in a specific major. Additionally, candidates must successfully complete the following course work prior to enrolling at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine but not necessarily prior to applying to the school. All prerequisite coursework must be college or university level.

  • Biology (two semesters)
  • Statistics (one semester)
  • A minimum of one semester of a science/engineering laboratory is also required, preferably in biology.

Applicants should contact the Office of Admissions if they have any questions about course work or meeting these prerequisites.