Career & Professional Development > Health Professions Advising > Academic and other preparation

Resources for preparation for students who plan to apply for admission to health professional graduate and professional programs.

Academic preparation:

Although the majority of health professions students major in a science field, it is not required. 

Academic assistance at Virginia Tech:

Preparing to be competitive:

Undergraduate and summer research & study opportunities:

These kinds of opportunities are strongly encouraged both to give you exposure to topics of interest and to strengthen your application.

Extra-curricular preparation: