How to Apply to the Ohio State College of Medicine
Once you have completed all of the requirements for admission, your application begins with the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS). AMCAS is a non-profit, centralized application processing service available only to applicants entering their first year at participating medical schools.
There are nine sections of the AMCAS, you will be asked to provide background information, course work, work experience and extracurricular activities and letters of evaluation. In the seventh section of the application you will be asked to enter all of the schools you wish to apply to, here you will designate The Ohio State University College of Medicine as one of your schools of choice. After this step you will submit essays, standardized test scores then certify and submit your application.
If you are interested in the Three Year Primary Care Track (OSU-PCT), you must designate The Ohio State University College of Medicine, select Regular MD as the application type then contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further instructions on specific steps to follow to apply to OSU-PCT.
Learn more about this process by visiting AAMC How to Apply to Medical School.
Once you received an email from Vitals with your login credentials (this is different than your lastname.#), you can check your application status by visiting VITALS.
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