Chart your course through medical school

Join our virtual open house: Aug. 13

Your journey begins here.

Our mission is to help you succeed in your journey to medical school by strengthening your academic skills, developing your professional goals, and making you a more competitive candidate. We provide personalized guidance and comprehensive professional development, all supported by UC-quality resources. Our program is modeled after the many successful University of California postbacc pioneering programs.

  • Complete a targeted medical school application.
  • Increase your MCAT testing score.
  • Identify desired specialties and career pathways.
  • Learn ways to fund your medical school.
  • Refine your plan with 1:1 career counseling & mentored instruction.
  • Accelerate your path to med school through low-cost workshops.

Take the individual courses you need.

Choose from UC science courses, medical school test and application preparation, and professional development workshops. Move forward at your own pace.



Apply to the Central Coast Cohort for Fall 2024

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  • A 12-month individualized program.
  • Hybrid learning format that includes in-person classes in the Central Coast area.
  • Scholarships available for 10 qualified students.
Apply today through July 7, 2024.
Program starts Sept. 26, 2024

Learn more about the Central Coast Cohort



Learn about the Premed Postbacc program in an online Q&A

Mondays & Thursdays

Meet our program leadership and learn how to streamline your path to medical school in one of our upcoming live online info sessions.  It's an online event via Google Meet, which means you will join us remotely, in real-time. Please register at least 24 hours in advance so we know you're coming.

Register for an individualized Q&A today!


FAQs for the Premed Postbacc Program



Raise your MCAT score in flexible, online (discounted) MCAT prep course with Kaplan.



An action-oriented course to chart out your journey so you are effective, prepared, and able to succeed.



A slate of University of California courses that prepare you for medical school.


Careers in Medicine: Several doctors laughing around a conference table in a medical office.

A two-Saturday workshop with doctors and medical residents who will help you chart out your course.


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A workshop to demystify the medical school application process, timeline, and costs.


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Meet with a program director to learn more about our program and find out if it's right for you. Meeting slots available most Mondays.



Our Students


Career Changers

Pursuing science courses and exploring a variety of professional opportunities

Academic Enhancers

Improving their GPA



Support for the underrepresented premed student


REPRESENT is a Permanente Medical Group program for premedical undergraduate students who are traditionally underrepresented in medicine. Students who are currently or formerly in school within Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Monterey counties receive support and mentorship.