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 be considered for the Biomedical Scholars program, you must
Have an ACT score of 30 or higher, or an SAT CR+M score of 1390 or higher.
Have 6 hours of transferable college credit before you begin Fall classes.