BS/MD Programs That Don’t Require The MCAT

By Michaela March 24, 2021 College Application College Search Medical Admissions Press

For high school students planning to go into medicine, the most guaranteed route is through a BS/MD, or direct medical program. BS/MD programs allow for a smooth transition from undergraduate learning straight into medical school, guaranteeing their admission to medical school. With that spot in medical school secured, some BS/MD programs require that students achieve a minimum score on the MCAT, while others waive the MCAT requirement altogether or do not require a minimum score at all.

The potential to skip the MCAT draws many students to apply to BS/MD programs. For the full list of direct medical programs that don’t require the MCAT, read our article on Forbes.