Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, BC-71
Boca Raton, FL 33431
The FAU High School MD Direct Program is a highly selective, collaborative program with the FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine for students who have a strong desire to pursue a career in medicine. Admitted students earn a B.A. or B.S. degree from FAU, an approved 2-year M.S. degree from FAU, and the M.D. degree from FAU’s College of Medicine (FAUCOM) in Boca Raton in seven or eight years. The College of Science and the College of Engineering and Computer Science may provide teaching or research assistantships to FAUHS MD Direct students during enrollment in their master's programs, which includes a partial tuition waiver.
Admission is open to highly qualified FAU High School seniors, with preferential consideration given to National Merit Finalists and Scholars.
|Timeline Date||Timeline Description|
|September 15, 2022 - December 1, 2022||Open applications|
|December 1, 2022||Application closes at 11:59PM EST|
|December 2, 2022 - January 13, 2023||Program Committee reviews applications|
|January 17, 2023 - January 28, 2023||Invitations to interview will be sent to applicants|
|February 2023||Interviews will be conducted virtually|
|March 2023||Decisions released to applicants|