BS-MD Combined Programs

2+4 BS-MD
Two Years Undergraduate + Four Years MD (two summer terms required)

3+4 BS-MD
Three Years Undergraduate + Four Years MD (one summer required)

4+4 BS-MD
Four Years Undergraduate + Four Years MD (one summer required)

Students in these programs who meet the following criteria while taking prerequisites at the College of Health Sciences will be admitted to the College of Medicine (COM) at CNU:

  • Successfully complete the COM pre-requisite coursework
  • Maintain a 3.50 GPA in the undergraduate program and be in good standing each semester
  • Participate in at least one volunteer activity per year with COM
  • Score 510 or higher on the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)
  • Submit an application through the American Medical College Application Services (AMCAS) and a supplemental application to CNUCOM
  • Satisfy COM’s Technical Standards (
  • Successfully complete the COM interview

The CHS will hold Mock Interviews to prepare students for the COM interview process.


Phone: 916-686-7300




California Northstate University
College of Health Sciences
2910 Prospect Park Drive
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

College Code

SAT College Code: 7669
ACT College Code: 7032