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Welcome to the Marquette University Center for Pre-health Advising

Marquette University has a long and successful history of preparing students for careers in health professional fields. The Center for Pre-health Advising is ready to help you find your place among the thousands of Marquette alumni doctors, dentists and other professionals around the world.

Marquette's pre-health advisors will work closely with you throughout your undergraduate career to help you identify and achieve what it takes to be a strong candidate for admission to a health professional program.

If you're admitted to the Pre-dental Scholars program, physician assistant studies program or the direct-admit physical therapy program at Marquette, you should contact your academic advisor for program-specific questions.

COVID 19 Planning

Our Center for Pre-Health Advising will provide remote advising for students during this time. Please read this message for more information.

Pre-medicine advising


A clear understanding of the field and exposure to medicine are critical to ensure that students are making the right career choice.

Pre-dental advising


Three of the most important aspects of a successful applicant to dental school are strong academics, quality experiences as an undergraduate and letters of recommendation.

pre-physician assistant studies advising

Pre-Physician Assistant

PAs are trained as generalists in medicine, but also work in specialty areas such as orthopedics, emergency medicine, cardiology and dermatology.