Degree Programs

M.D. Program
The M.D. program prepares students to practice and teach medicine primarily in clinical settings.

Early Decision Program
The School of Medicine participates in the AMCAS Early Decision Program (EDP) which gives applicants the opportunity to apply early in the application year and know of your acceptance decision by Oct. 1. 

M.D./Ph.D. Program
The University of Alabama at Birmingham offers an NIH-funded Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), a combined M.D./Ph.D. program designed to prepare students for careers that combine laboratory investigation of disease mechanisms with the practice and teaching of clinical medicine in an academic setting.

M.D./MPH Program
The MD/MPH Program prepares students for research-oriented careers as clinical investigators or for practice-related careers such as public health physicians in governmental agencies, rural health centers or international health organizations.

Bachelor/M.D. Programs
Imagine being accepted to medical school before your first day of college. UAB's Early Medical School Admission Program (EMSAP) makes it possible.

Rural Medical Programs
Jointly sponsored program designed to increase the number of family-practice physicians serving rural Alabama.

Advanced Standing/Transfer
A limited number of advanced-standing places may be available each year.