Applying to Health Professional Programs

Most health professional programs use a centralized application service that is similar to the Common Application you may have used to apply to college.

Want to learn more about applying to dental, medical, physical therapy, or physician assistant programs? Sign up for a CPHA Application Course. These are Canvas courses that serve as resource libraries. Each one introduces you to the ins-and-outs of applying to these programs. We hope to add to this list of application courses in coming years. Please stay tuned!

In addition, we review steps that everyone will need to take in applying to any type of health professional program in the other Apply pages here on our website. And we also offer profession-specific information about applying to the following types programs.

Allied Health Professions
Chiropractic
Dentistry
Medicine
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Optometry
Pharmacy
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant
Podiatry
Public Health
Veterinary Medicine