Admissions Guidelines

All applicants applying for the 4-Year MD Program are required to have completed 90 total credit hours, including the following subjects:

  • 1 academic year of Inorganic or General Chemistry (with labs)
  • 1 academic year of Organic Chemistry (with labs)
  • 1 academic years of General Biology (with labs)
  • 1 academic year of Physics (with labs)
  • 1 semester of English
  • 1 semester of Pre-Calculus/Calculus or Statistics
  • 1 semester of Behavioral or Social Science

*Additional coursework in biology and other related disciplines is highly recommended.

In addition to the above coursework, the following documents are required for the application process:

  • Official transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume/CV (optional)
  • Structured Questions

In addition to our 4-Year MD Program, we also offer a 5 ½ Year Pre-Med / MD Program. All applicants applying for this Program are required to have completed high school, or an equivalency program. Upon completion of the Pre-Med program, students will automatically advance to the Basic Science component of our MD program.

Policy and Procedures

Admissions Committee 

Technical Standards

ACCM Accreditation Announcement

Xavier University School of Medicine has received Full Accreditation from ACCM for 6 years