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Admissions Information for 2013-2014 Catalog Year

Getting Started

If you are not yet an FGCU student, visit the Admissions Office Website

If you are a newly-admitted FGCU student please be sure to sign up for an Orientation session. As part of this session you will be meeting with an academic advisor who will assist you in registering for classes for your major.

Program Admission Requirements

Applicants to the FGCU/USF Medical Education (Doctor of Medicine) Program must:

  • Enroll at FGCU as an FTIC student.
  • Document Florida residency.
  • Document US citizenship or permanent resident status.
  • Document achievement of an SAT score of 1300 (combined critical reading and math scores only) or ACT score of 29 or greater.
  • Document achievement of an unweighted high school GPA of 3.7 or above.
  • Complete the FGCU/USF Medical Education application and all accompanying materials including one letter of recommendation following the first year at FGCU.  Deadlines are posted on the FGCU Admissions website.
  • FGCU GPA of not less than 3.5 at completion of the first year.
  • FGCU GPA of not less than 3.6 at completion of the second year.
  • FGCU GPA of not less than 3.7 at completion of the third year.
  • Attend a CAS orientation session and sign an Advising Agreement document when transitioning from First Year Advising to CAS Advising during the spring semester of freshman year.

Applicants to the FGCU/LECOM Medical Education Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Pharmacy Program must:

  • Submit an FGCU Undergraduate Admission Application and satisfy all applicable university admission requirements.
  • May be high school senior or FGCU enrolled first year student.
  • Document US citizenship or permanent resident status.
  • Document achievement of an SAT score of 1170 (combined critical reading and math scores only) or ACT of 26 or greater.
  • Document achievement of high school GPA of 3.5 or higher.
  • FGCU cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher and science GPA of 3.2 or higher.
  • Complete LECOM Early Acceptance Application by the deadlines posted on the FGCU Undergraduate Admissions website.
  • Attend an interview.
  • Attend a CAS orientation session and sign an Advising Agreement document when transitioning from First Year Advising to CAS Advising during the spring semester of freshman year.

Admission Deadlines

Visit the Admissions Office Web site for information on admission deadlines.