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Special Programs

There are several special programs available to pre-health students within Harpur College. Some of these are internal to Binghamton University, while others involve an articulation agreement with another university. Most require that you be a sophomore or junior to participate; one admits second semester freshman.

  1. Binghamton University — SUNY Upstate Medical University Early Assurance Program

    Binghamton University — SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine Early Assurance Program

    Binghamton University — SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Early Assurance Program

    Binghamton University — SUNY Optometry Joint Degree Program (this is the exception mentioned above)

    Additional information about the programs listed above can be obtained from the Freshman-Sophomore Handbook. Students interested in any of the three Early Assurance Programs should also read the instructional material contained in another section of this web page: Information for Applicants. Once you have read this information, you should pursue any questions you have with Lynne Datto, the Pre-Health Secretary (ldatto@binghamton.edu) or with Dr. W. Thomas Langhorne, the Pre-Health Advisor for sophomores, juniors and seniors (prhealth@binghamton.edu).

  2. Harpur College Binghamton Area Physician Mentor Program: Pre-Med sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply. Applications are due to Dr. W. Thomas Langhorne in Academic B G-18 by June 15th. Click here for the Application.

  3. Harpur College Summer Physician Mentor Program: Pre-Med sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply. 
    • Information about the 2014 Harpur College Summer Physician Mentor Program and the application check-list: Harpur College Summer Physician Mentor Program.
    • Application Material: 
        • Part 1: Online Application: Closed for 2014. Check back in December for the 2015 application and application deadline.
        • Part 2: One page resume and two letters of recommendation are due to Harpur Academic Advising Academic c/o Michelle Jones in Academic B G-18. Check back in December for the 2015 deadline.
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        • Please note: Part 1 must be submitted online and Part 2 must be submitted to Harpur Academic Advising c/o Michelle Jones in Academic B G-18.
    •  Read what current physician mentors and past student participants have to say about the program: http://binghamton.edu/harpur/perspective/alumni/md-mentors.html!

 

Last Updated: 7/15/14