Is this a degree or certificate granting program?
No, this is a non-degree program offering undergraduate courses only.
Do I need to have a science undergraduate degree to apply?
No, all majors are welcome.
Can I retake courses to improve my GPA?
Is there financial aid available?
While there is no financial support for post-baccalaureates, our cost per credit is the lowest of comparable programs. If financial assistance is needed, look for private bank loans that support non-degree students.
Is there a deadline for applying?
Where should I send my transcript?
Please send transcripts (unofficial are accepted) to Emma Kamen.
Is there a minimum GPA requirement?
No. Students are evaluated based on their entire undergraduate record and are provided a customized academic plan to help them achieve their goals.
Are there evening and weekend classes?
All lab courses are offered M-F between 8 AM and 5 PM. Some lecture-only courses may be available in the evening and/or during summer sessions.
Will I receive help with the application process for biomedical/professional programs?
Students who complete and excel in at least 15 course credits in the MMC Biology Post-Bac program will gain access to our Pre-Health Advisor and Pre-Health Committee. This generally includes a letter of recommendation, advice about the timing of the application, consultation on writing a personal statement, guidance on selection of schools, and interview preparation.
Do you have any partnerships with professional programs?
Does the MMC Biology Post-Bac program provide letters of recommendation for post-bac students?
Students who complete and excel in at least four courses (three or more credits each) in the MMC Biology Post-Bac program may be eligible to receive either a Committee Letter or letters written by individual faculty members at their discretion.
Does the MMC Biology Post-Bac program provide tutoring support for post-bac students?
Yes. Post-bac students can take advantage of the Center for Academic Support and Tutoring (CAST), a free service, to help them succeed in their classes.
Are Marymount Manhattan alumni eligible for a tuition discount?
Yes, MMC alumni receive a reduced alumni rate!