University of California, Riverside

Health Professions Advising Center

Post Bacc Workshop

Designed for third and fourth year students who are interested learning more about or applying to a post-baccalaureate program after graduation.

Please refer to the HPAC home page for availability.

Are you unsure if your academic record is strong enough to apply to a pre-health program? Are you about to graduate but still need to take a large amount of a professional school’s prerequisite courses? This workshop is designed to educate students on the various types of post-baccalaureate programs that are available. We will explore how to navigate researching various programs and which ones might be right for you! This workshop is ideal for students who are seeking additional coursework beyond the undergraduate degree. Duration: 120 minutes.

  • Presenters at this workshop include:
    • Mary Rose Saint-Cyr
      UC Postbaccalaureate Consortium Coordinator
      University of California System
    • Teresa Cofield
      Premedical Postbaccalaureate Program
      UCR School of Medicine
    • Shannon Braun
      Director of Admissions and Outreach
      Keck Graduate Institute Post-Bacc Program 

    • Marcos Villa 
      Director of Student Affairs
      Western Univ. Post-Bacc Program 


  •  The different types of post-baccs.
    • Academic Record Enhancers
    • Career Changers
    • Special Master's Programs
  • Is a post-bacc right for you?
  • How and when do you apply to a post-bacc program?

Did you miss this year's Getting Involved Workshop?

 Not to worry! A recording of the workshop is provided below:



More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Health Professions Advising Center
Rivera Library B03

Tel: (951) 827-6233

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