Introduction to Careers in Medicine (BU-ICM)


Join us for a non-credit pre-medical program that combines classroom work in the sciences with experiential, hands-on learning activities taught by distinguished clinical educators of Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center—featuring topics such as Anatomy, Histology, Surgery and Emergency Medicine.

This program is open to high-school students (grades 9-12) who would like to explore the field of medicine.


Admission is based on completion of the following:

(1) On-line Application (download/complete/save as Word document)
(2) Personal Statement
(3) High-school Transcript
(4) One letter of recommendation from a teacher

Please submit all four components via email to Components can be sent separately.

Applications will be accepted up to January 15, 2018. We follow a rolling admission such that the program will be closed when all 20 seats are filled.


Dates: Sundays in March and April 2018 (March 4, 11, 18, 25 and April 8, 15, 22, 29)
Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (lunch provided)
Tuition: $2,000
Application: Open November 4, 2017


Department of Medical Sciences & Education
72 E. Concord Street, L-317
Boston, MA 02118
Maura Kelley, MD, Co-Program Director