Medical School Admissions

Medical School Admissions at NEOMED

Interprofessionally trained with a focus on cross-functional teams, cultural competence and population health, students in the College of Medicine at NEOMED are a diverse group who listen to and care about their patients. Our students enter residencies world-ready in a variety of primary care and specialty practice areas committed to improving community health in a leadership role.

Find Your Path to Becoming a Doctor

While many of our students focus on primary care in underserved areas, others find themselves equally prepared for specialty areas and are in demand by the world’s best health systems.

Undergraduate Early Assurance

Reserve your seat in medical school as a college sophomore by studying pre-health/pre-medicine at  one of our selected partner colleges or universities.


Post-Bacc Early Assurance

Build upon your existing bachelor’s degree with distinctive hands-on, co-curricular service and shadowing opportunities and pre-medicine courses at Cleveland State University.


Traditional Admission

If you are interested in applying to medical school after obtaining your undergraduate or graduate degree; or applying to medical school in your last year prior to completing your bachelor’s degree.


Transfer to NEOMED

Transfer to NEOMED as a third-year medical school student if you are in good academic standing; and are currently enrolled in medical school; and have passed USMLE Step 1.


Did You Know?

NEOMED offers pathways that are designed to introduce medical students to health disparities in rural, urban or underserved settings that intersect with medical practice.

Rural Medical Education

Master rural health content, become an advocate for rural health and address rural primary care shortages in the Rural Medical Education Pathway.

Social Justice

Explore stigma, systemic injustice and social determinants of health, and how the power of language impacts the provision of care in the Social Justice Pathway Program.

Urban  Primary Care

Improve health care for underserved, marginalized, or otherwise socially disadvantaged urban patient populations in the Urban Primary Care Pathway.

Discover NEOMED

M.D. Curriculum

View the curriculum.

Research at NEOMED

Learn about our research.

Information for Guidance Counselors & College Advisors

Guidance counselors and college advisors are welcome to create and access a personal information portal with NEOMED to learn more about our programs and campus events.

Diverse Student Body, Advancing Health Equity

NEOMED is committed to the enrollment of a student body that display characteristics which will best enable them to practice as integrated providers in the communities of Ohio and beyond, and who work to achieve health equity.


Why the college of medicine at NEOMED?


For admission questions pertaining to the College of Medicine, email

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For questions pertaining to interviews, email

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