Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Program
The Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program is designed to serve the academic needs of recent college graduates as well as those who pursued other interests or careers before choosing to enter a career in medicine or other health professions. The Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate (PMPB) Certificate will be awarded to students who complete a minimum of 40 credits with a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or better. In addition to the required coursework, a minimum MCAT score of 28, DAT score of 19 or GRE percentile scores of 65% verbal, 65% quantitative, and 4.5 writing from one exam are required for the award of the PMPB Certificate.
Supporting documents can be sent to mailing address below (i.e. transcripts and letters of recommendation):
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
120 Bloomfield Avenue • Caldwell, NJ 07006
William A. Velhagen, Jr., Ph. D.
Premedical Advisor and Associate Professor of Biology
Department of Natural and Physical Sciences
PRE-MEDICAL POST-BACCALAUREATE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM:
- Baccalaureate degree in any field from an accredited institution
- Official transcripts of all college work completed
- A written autobiographical statement explaining reason for applying to the program
- Personal interview with Program Director
- Admission is on a rolling basis in spring, summer, and fall semesters
- Letter of Recommendation from a former/current professor or supervisor speaking about your work ethic, character and wish to pursue a career in a health profession.
The cost of the Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program at Caldwell University depends on the number of credits completed.
For the 2017-2018 academic year, the tuition per credit hour (subject to change) is:
- $700/credit (for undergraduate courses)
For financial aid options, call the Office of Financial Aid at 973-618-3221 or visit caldwell.edu/financial-aid.
Gainful Employment Disclosure
Post baccalaureate certificate in Pre-Medical Post Baccalaureate Certificate Program
Program Length: 45 weeks
STUDENTS GRADUATING ON TIME
N/A* of Title IV students complete the program within 45 weeks*Fewer than 10 students enrolled in this program. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
$30,305 for tuition and fees$3,000 for books and supplies
Visit website for more program cost information*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.
Note that this information is subject to change.
STUDENTS BORROWING MONEY
The typical graduate leaves with
N/A* in debt*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.The typical monthly loan payment
N/A* per month in student loans with an interest rate of N/A*.*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
GRADUATES WHO GOT JOBS
N/A* of program graduates got jobs*We are not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.Program graduates are employed in the following fields:Dentists, GeneralFamily and General PractitionersPhysicians and Surgeons, All OtherPhysician AssistantsAnesthesiologist AssistantsPodiatristsMedical and Clinical Laboratory TechniciansDental AssistantsMedical Assistants
Program does not qualify students to sit for licensure exam in:Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Federated States of Micronesia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Marshall Islands, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Marianas, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Palau, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Additional InformationDate Created 4/26/2019These disclosures are required by the U.S. Department of Education
THE PRE-MEDICAL POST-BACCALAUREATE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM OFFERS:
- Personalized Advising
- Individualized Flexible Schedule
- Customized Pre-Medical Curriculum
- Capstone Seminar in the Health Professions
- Healthcare Internship
- Pre-Health Committee Letter
- Health Professions Club
- Supportive Learning Community
- Application Workshops
- Health Professions File
- Certificate Option
The Caldwell University Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program provides individualized advising for postbaccalaureate students to broaden and enrich their academic preparation for application to medical and health professional schools in a supportive learning environment. Students receive a customized academic plan to meet their individual academic needs and timeline for program completion and application.
A certificate option is available to students who complete a minimum of 40 credits with a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or better.
In addition to the required coursework, a minimum MCAT score of 28, DAT score of 19 or GRE percentile scores of 65% verbal, 65% quantitative, and 4.5 writing from one exam are required for the award of the Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program.
A Catholic Liberal Arts Education
At the core of a Caldwell education is our liberal arts curriculum, designed to guide students to critical thinking skills, appreciate diverse cultures, and acquire a moral and civic awareness.
Students develop the whole self as they absorb learning through our liberal arts core: the humanities; the physical and biological sciences, and mathematics; and the social sciences.