Are you a current freshman or sophomore interested in pursuing a career in medicine? The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) has a special opportunity for you.
The Donald and Vera Blinken FlexMed Program at ISMMS offers early assurance to college sophomores from any academic area of study.
If you are eligible, you can apply in the winter of your undergraduate sophomore year, admissions will be determined by summer.
While this program does not accelerate the timeline to medical school, they do allow you to ‘flex’ your intellectual, creative, humanistic, and science muscles during college. It also exempts you from taking the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).
If you feel passionate about this opportunity make sure to watch this video on how to get accepted into the program:
Some things to keep in mind:
The deadline to apply for FlexMed is Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 5:00 PM EST.
All application material (including the FlexMed application, high school transcripts, college transcripts, SAT and/or ACT score reports, and at least three letters of recommendation) must be submitted and received by the deadline.
Check out this link if you’re interested in applying. Best of luck!