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Welcome, Future Innovators!

We’re seeking an energetic cohort of students who want to transform health care through medical innovation. Successful applications demonstrate exceptional maturity, leadership, and teamwork capabilities, as well as a history of creativity and perseverance.

How to Apply

You must be admitted into Vanderbilt’s Medical School in order to apply.

Prerequisites and Course Recommendations

1. Medical College Application Test (MCAT)

Only scores from within the past four years will be accepted.

2. Coursework in biological, physical and social sciences, mathematics and written communications.
The same course recommendations as traditional MD applicants. Read about these in detail on our MD Admissions requirements page.

4. Essay

One short essay (300-500 words) and brief responses to our Core Values are required

5. Interviews or Interactions

In-person interviews, a collaborative problem-solving session with other applicants, or time with our admissions committee may also be part of the interview process. We look forward to getting to know you and seeing you work as part of an innovative team.