The Path to Professional

Pre-Medicine/Dentistry/Veterinary Medicine

The University’s comprehensive curricula in the liberal arts and sciences, business and engineering provide a rigorous backdrop for students interested in pursuing advanced degrees in medicine or health. Specialized personal advising, intensive research experiences and practical clinical opportunities lead to outstanding placement rates of graduates into medical and dental schools, as well as other health fields.

pre-healthPre-Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy/Physician’s Assistant

Work toward any undergraduate major and receive academic and professional advising within your program. Upon meeting entry requirements, you are guaranteed space in the graduate program. Through this special advising program, you can be on an accelerated path for a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Clarkson in as little as six years. You can earn your Master’s with a license to practice as a Physician Assistant or Occupational Therapist within seven years.


Through special advising, Clarkson shapes graduates into exactly what law schools want: students with the ability to analyze complex problems and craft solutions that reflect diverse views. You can also set yourself apart with additional skills in computer science, engineering, entrepreneurship or other specialized disciplines in which Clarkson excels.

Ask your admissions counselor for more information or application materials.

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