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Health Professions Advising

Welcome! Learn about your health professions journey — both course work and co-curricular — at UM-Dearborn.

While you are at UM-Dearborn, learn about: your health professions area of interest, the advising curriculum to help you prepare, and how to develop your clinical and personal skills needed to help your fellow humans and animals as a future health care professional.

HPA at UM-Dearborn

At UM-Dearborn, you will obtain a strong liberal arts and science education to prepare you for any of the competitive health professions (HP) graduate programs (HPA Curriculum & FAQs). Be part of mentoring, professional schools visits, clinical research or pre-health professions student groups while you are on your pre-Health Professions student journey (HPA Programs). 

HPA Student Success at a Glance

41%
Acceptance rate of UM-Dearborn students to MD Medical School. Nationally, there are 53,000 applicants for 22,000 seats.
35%
Acceptance rate of UM-Dearborn students to DO Medical School. Nationally, there are 21,000 applicants for 7,500 seats.


UM-Dearborn is consistent with national acceptance rates for MD and DO medical school (also 41% and 35%).  When adjusted for GPA (>3.5) and a high level of professional and personal competencies, UM-Dearborn students are accepted to medical school at 63%.

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