Information for Students Pursuing Advanced Degrees

Click on the sections below to learn more about the requirements and opportunities we suggest when preparing for either medical or graduate school.

Preparing for Medical School

Yale offers students the opportunity to fulfill premedical requirements without the restrictions of a specific "premedical major."

Preparing for Graduate School

Requirements for admission to a graduate school differ with both field of study and individual school.

Pre-Med Curriculum Advice on Advanced Placement (AP) Credit

The MB&B department allows AP credit to substitute for the introductory courses we normally require of our students. However, many medical schools do not. Premed students majoring in MB&B must be aware of how medical schools will treat their AP credit.