Opportunity is within reach

Take a significant step in your healthcare career.

  • Iowa’s only 1-year career-changer Postbac Pre-Med/Pre-Health program
  • Personalized course plan tailored to your career goals
  • Individual advising from a program director with a medical degree
  • Application guidance and interview practice prepares you for healthcare schools and programs


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Life Changing Outcomes

1-Year Postbaccalaureate Pre-Medical/Health Program

Change Your Career and Complete Prerequisites for Medical and Other Health Professional Schools

Medical School

Physician’s Assistant



Physical Therapy

Occupational Therapy




Many More!

Iowa’s Most Historic City

Dubuque is the home of Loras College. Located on the western shore of the Mississippi River, the friendly city of Dubuque boasts adventures of all kinds. Take in river views on a hike, see live music downtown, or enjoy locally made goods and fresh produce at an outdoor market. We hope you’ll take some time to see the sights while you’re in town for a campus visit.

Change Your Career With Success

Complete the prerequisites needed for health professional school—medicine, physician assistant, nursing, dentistry, physical therapy and occupational therapy, optometry, pharmacy, veterinary medicine—in as little as one year. With a dedicated pre-health advisor, prepare for the MCAT, observe and learn from doctors, and receive a letter of evaluation for your professional program of choice.

Anatomy Lab Professor & Student


I am fortunate to know my students very well. This enables me to provide very individualized advising and to see each student grow academically and personally.”

— Ulrike Schultz, MD, MPH
Program Director

Discover the Path You’re Excited to Follow. Get on the Path to a Healthcare Career By Requesting More Information Today!