University of California, Riverside

Health Professions Advising Center

Post Bacc Workshop

Designed for third and fourth year students who are interested learning more about or applying to a post-baccalaureate program after graduation.

Please refer to the HPAC home page for availability.

Are you unsure if your academic record is strong enough to apply to a pre-health program? Are you about to graduate but still need to take a large amount of a professional school’s prerequisite courses? This workshop is designed to educate students on the various types of post-baccalaureate programs that are available. We will explore how to navigate researching various programs and which ones might be right for you! This workshop is ideal for students who are seeking additional coursework beyond the undergraduate degree. Duration: 120 minutes.

  • Presenters at this workshop include:
    • Elio Gutierrez
      UC Postbaccalaureate Consortium Coordinator
      University of California System
    • Teresa Cofield
      Premedical Postbaccalaureate Program
      UCR School of Medicine
    • Hyunsook Park, PhD
      Associate Professor of Microbiology
      Director, Health Career Advisement Office (HCAO)
      California State University, Los Angeles

    • DeEttra Mulay 
      Administrative Director, Postbaccalaureate Pre-Medical Program
      Scripps College


  •  The different types of post-baccs.
    • Academic Record Enhancers
    • Career Changers
    • Special Master's Programs
  • Is a post-bacc right for you?
  • How and when do you apply to a post-bacc program?


More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Health Professions Advising Center
Rivera Library B03

Tel: (951) 827-6233

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