Are you excited to get to professional school and start your dream profession? Are you a high-achieving student with at least 6 transferable college credits? Are you ready to immerse yourself in your studies like never before? Keep reading; the Biomedical Scholars program may be for you!
The Biomedical Scholars program is a unique, 3-year degree program from which students will graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences and a minor in Chemistry or a minor in Physics. This program is designed to be an intensive academic cohort experience for motivated, ambitious, and well-prepared students. All Biomedical Scholars will leave Ouachita with:
An excellent Ouachita education
An experimental research project with a faculty mentor
Experience presenting scholarly work both on- and off-campus
A study abroad experience
At least 40 hours of documented community service
At least 120 hours of clinical shadowing
To qualify for the Biomedical Scholars program, a student must
Have an ACT score of 30 or higher, or an SAT CR+M score of 1340 or higher.
Have 6 hours of transferable college credit.
Be able to attend the pre-matriculation Biomedical Sciences Bootcamp.