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College of Science

Special Programs, Volunteering, Research Opportunities, and Helpful Resources

Special Programs, Volunteering, Research Opportunities, and Helpful Resources

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

  • JOINT ADMISSION MEDICAL PROGRAM
    • JAMP is a special program created by the Texas Legislature to support and encourage highly qualified, economically disadvantaged Texas resident students pursuing a medical education. One of the many benefits to this wonderful program is the opportunity for guaranteed acceptance to one of the Texas Medical Schools. Read more about JAMP.

 

  • PRE-MEDICAL PRECEPTORSHIP PROGRAM
    • This program allows UTA students with a medically related interest an opportunity to be paired with a physician mentor from Texas Health Resources Arlington Memorial Hospital for one semester through a competitive application process. In addition, the program also requires an academic component in which students participate in weekly journal clubs with their peers and a faculty member. Find out more information about the PRECEPTORSHIP PROGRAM.

 

  • PARKLAND HOSPITAL OBSERVATION PROGRAM
    • The experience is designed to increase career awareness, fulfill education/application requirement and help model behavior through example. Eligibilty and additional information can be found on the website.

 

 

  • ATLANTIS FELLOWSHIP
    • This program allows students to participate in pre-med internships in Europe's hospitals. For more information contact Ali Sinks, a UTA student that is an Atlantis Ambassador.

 

  • TEXAS A&M COLLIGATE  II PROGRAM FOR DENTISTRY
    • SPEP Collegiate II is a six-week program which provides college and post-college students an opportunity to strengthen their dental schools application and provide DAT preparation. Visit the website for additional information.

 

 

  • DIVERSITY ADMISSIONS SYMPOSIUM at Baylor (Houston)
    • This free* event is to provide assistance to accomplished undergraduate and post-bacc students underrepresented in medicine and science and are interested in applying to their medical, health professions, or biomedical sciences school. Applications open early December.

 

  • MED/VET SUMMER LEADERSHIP ACADEMY at St. George's University
    • Pursue your interest in the field of medicine or veterinary medicine with St. George’s University’s unique summer program for high school students and college students.The premedical and preveterinary tracks combine lectures, field trips, and team-building events.
 

 

 

VOLUNTEER

RESEARCH

Masters & Formal Post-Bacc Programs 

Other Helpful Resources:

  • Tutoring
  • IDEAS Center - The Ideas Center, located in the Central Library, provides peer mentorining in various subjects along with additional resources.
  • Writing Center - The Writing Center, located in the Central Library, can assist with personal statements and essays.
  • Career Center - The Lockheed Martin Career Center is available to all UTA students and alumni! They have numerous services available such as Interview Preparation, Job Search help, and Career Exploration. Visit them   today!
  • UTA CAPS - Being a college student, especially a pre-health student, can be stressful! Do not be afraid to ask for help.