Linkage Programs

Columbia University

The linkage program is designed for post-baccalaureate premedical students in the School of General Studies who wish to matriculate as candidates for the MD degree at NJMS.

Requirements
Applicants must have demonstrated strong academic potential, good personal qualities, and have at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA.

The application process is initiated through Columbia University.

For additional information, please contact:

Andrew Sunshine, PhD
Dean, Post-baccalaureate Premedical Program
Columbia University - School of General Studies
404 Lewisohn Hall
2970 Broadway
New York, NY 10027
Phone: (212) 854-1754

 

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

This program was developed to provide qualified Rutgers University post-baccalaureate students with an expedited admissions process from NJMS.

Requirements
Applicants must have demonstrated strong academic potential, exhibit good personal qualities, and have at least a 3.6 cumulative GPA.

The application process is initiated through Rutgers University

For additional information, please contact:
Elizabeth Vogel, PhD
Health Professions Office
Nelson Biological Laboratories, Room A207 Rutgers University
604 Allison Road
Piscataway, NJ  08854-8082
Phone: (732) 445-5667

 

The New York University Linkage Program

This program was developed to facilitate an expedited acceptance process to those post-baccalaureate program students who are interested in applying to New Jersey Medical School .

Requirements
Applicants must have completed two years of the post-baccalaureate program and have a minimum of 24 credit hours including: 2 semesters of general biology with lab, 2 semesters of general chemistry with lab, 2 semesters of physics with lab, 2 semesters of organic chemistry with lab. Applicants must have demonstrated strong academic potential and have at least a 3.6 cumulative GPA.

The application process is initiated through New York University.

For additional information, please contact:

Kelli R. Johnson, Esq.
Assistant Dean, Preprofessional Advising
College of Arts and Science
appts & msgs:  212-998-8160

100 Washington Square East, rm 901
Silver Center for the Arts and Science
New York, NY  10003