UMKC Catalog


Experienced advisers in the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Biological Sciences are knowledgeable about the professional school admission processes.

Advisers guide students in:

  • Choice of majors
  • Choice of courses
  • Volunteer and shadowing opportunities
  • Undergraduate research options
  • Other health care professions
  • Career alternatives
Advisers also give students invaluable help with:
  • The professional school application process
  • Preparation for professional school admission tests (MCAT, DAT, OAT, VCAT, etc.)
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Writing the personal statement
  • Successful interview strategies