Pre-Medicine & Health

Preprofessional programs in health and medicine are not official majors but rather a cluster of courses that prepare you for graduate study. In addition to advanced coursework in biology and chemistry, you will work with an advisor to tailor a program to meet your needs and interests.

  • Medicine
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Optometry
  • Physical therapy
  • Physician’s assistant programs
  • Nursing

Outstanding Acceptance Rates

Baker University beats state and national averages for acceptance into professional programs.

  • For the past 10 years, 100% of students who applied to dental school were accepted.
  • Of students who applied to medical school—MD and DO—90% were accepted.


Although there is no major in health and medicine, you will work closely with the prehealth advisor to determine coursework that will prepare you for graduate study in your field of interest.