By the time of enrollment in medical school, A2M students must fulfill the following:

  • Satisfy the College of Medicine’s undergraduate course requirements:
    • B grade or higher
    • 47 semester hours
  • Earn a cumulative 3.5 OGPA and 3.5 BCPM GPA (biological sciences, chemistry, physics, mathematics)
  • Score at least a 509 total MCAT score (80th percentile) with not less than a 126 in each of the subsections.
    • One retake of the MCAT is allowed if the minimum scores are not achieved on the first attempt
  • Complete a non-credit seminar course specifically designed to uncover:
    • the intricacies of the medical school application and interview processes
    • medical school curriculum
    • issues that describe medicine as a practice and a career
  • Participate in advising activities:
    • advising sessions with the College of Medicine’s Admissions Office
    • seek summer research or pre-medical internship program during junior or senior year
  • Gain clinical experience:
    • shadowing, volunteering or employment in a hospital or private clinical practice
    • at least 5 hours per month for three years OR minimum of 60 hours per year
  • Perform community service:
    • participate in non-healthcare community service
    • at least 5 hours per month for three years OR minimum average of 60 hours per year
  • Complete the degree plan as prescribed and within the standard acceptable time frame
  • Upon acceptance into the A2M program, complete all coursework toward degree at Texas A&M University
  • Upon acceptance into the A2M program, commit solely to the Texas A&M College of Medicine