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Pursue a career in healthcare.

Meredith’s pre-health post-baccalaureate certificate is the only program of its kind in the Triangle. Designed for individuals with a bachelor’s degree, the pre-health post-baccalaureate program gives you the flexibility to design a curriculum that works best for your needs, no matter what healthcare field you are interested in pursuing.

  • Individualized curriculum
  • Small classes
  • Program open to men and women
  • Shadowing and clinical experiences
  • Personalized advising
  • MCAT study sessions for students interested in medical school

Karthik Aghoram
Lead Faculty Adviser
Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Program
(919) 760-8187

Contact Information
Christie Burley
Program Manager and Admissions Counselor, Pre-Health Post Baccalaureate Program
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Invest in Your Future

Each path offers a pre-health certificate program with an individualized curriculum based on the needs of the applicant in addition to small class sizes, shadowing and clinical experiences, and personalized advising.

Coursework supports applications to:

  • Medical school
  • Dental school
  • Veterinary school
  • Physician assistant programs
  • Nursing school
  • Physical therapy programs
  • Pharmacy school
  • Ph.D. graduate programs

Pre-Health Students

Still have questions about our program? Check out our FAQs page

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Shape Your Own Path. Whether you are looking to earn prerequisites for admission to a health professional school or you want to enhance your academic credentials for acceptance into a health professional school, Meredith can help you shape your path. Learn more about how it works.

Why Meredith?

"I felt that Meredith would give me the opportunity to apply where I wanted and I’m now in my top choice of medical schools." Alex Foster, '14
1 Year

Program completed in one year


Over 90% acceptance rate to health professional schools


Interview, test prep, and writing personal statements


Personalized advising for every student

Whitney Hicks

Whitney Hicks

Whitney Hicks took advantage of the Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program and is headed to her PA school of choice.

Hunter Peden in a white lab coat sitting in a Biology lab

Hunter Peden

Through Meredith College’s Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program Hunter Peden came to understand health studies from a new perspective and learned he could achieve more than he thought possible.

Profile photo of Nina Didner in the SMB atrium

Nina Didner

Teaching Gyrotonic exercise inspired Nina Didner to enroll in the Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program at Meredith.

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Learn how the pre-health post-baccalaureate program helped Kim Mournighan gain admission into a top medical school.

Strong Story | Kim Mournighan

Learn how the pre-health post-baccalaureate program helped Kim Mournighan gain admission into a top medical school.

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