Prepare yourself for a career in medicine
"Augustana does case-based learning. That was something that was unique, and that is what a lot of the curriculum at medical schools is based off of."
Erin Spengler MD
Are you interested in a career in medicine?
With its outstanding undergraduate programs in the sciences, Augustana College prepares you to be successful in professional school and beyond. Our programs are designed to give you hands-on experience in the classroom, in the laboratory and in the community. And our faculty members are dedicated to putting you on a path to a promising future.
So, whether it's medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or occupational or physical therapy, we can help you get to where you want to be.
We have guaranteed and early acceptance agreements with some of the best professional schools in the Midwest, which puts our students ahead of those from other institutions. For example, if you want to study veterinary medicine, you can attend Augustana for three years before moving on to the University of Illinois for four years to complete your BA from Augustana and earn a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Augustana is the only college to have such an agreement with the University of Illinois.
Take time to look over our programs and imagine yourself at Augustana -- on a path to a career in medicine.