The Pre-Med Scholar program is the most comprehensive preparation for medical school admissions. During eight (8) weeks over the summer, Scholars will master the MCAT with 123 hours of instruction by The Princeton Review and access to additional practice materials and tests, gain firsthand experience interacting with patients and assisting providers and administrators in a clinical setting, learn tips and tools from experts on completing the medical school application process and hear from UCLA faculty on the most pressing issues affecting the health care industry.
Currently offered during the winter, the Intensive Pre-Med Scholar program is an intensive medical school prep program offered in partnership with the Princeton Review for students looking to enhance their medical school application. Over three (3) weeks, scholars will receive 44 hours of MCAT strategy instruction, 40 hours of clinical training and up to 48 hours of firsthand clinical and health care administration experience.
|Pre-Med Scholar||Intensive-Pre-Med Scholar|
|Guaranteed (4-hour) Shifts*||2 per week||Varies|
|Total Field Experience Hours||56||40|
|Total Training Hours||40|
|Total Graduation Hours||260||135|
|Completion certificate from UCLA’s Executive Programs in Health Policy & Management||✔||✔|
|COPE Connect Membership (1-yr.)||✔||✔|
|UCLA Lecture||4 hour lecture||1 hour lecture|
|Skills Workshop (i.e. Suture Clinic)||✔||✔|
|Test Prep with The Princeton
|MCAT Strategy (44 Hours)|
|CPR Certification (included in
|Social Activity (Disneyland or
|Meet and Greet||✔|
|Boot Camp (additional Skills
Workshop and additional UCLA
|Tuition Fee||Early Bird: $5,500
*Guaranteed shifts refers to the minimum number of shifts a student will be scheduled for during their chosen program based on length. Students may choose to add shifts only if shifts above minimum guaranteed number are available at any given time.
^CPR certification is required for all Health Scholars, but only certain programs include this as part of the tuition.