The core curriculum for life science majors at UCR is the perfect foundation for preparing for medical school. One such medical program is the UCR/UCLA Thomas Haider Program in Biomedical Sciences. It provides a unique path to UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine where 24 seats each year are reserved exclusively for UC Riverside students.
UCR also provides a path for students interested in other health professions, such as pharmacy, dentistry, optometry and veterinary medicine.
Academic Major Options
UCR/UCLA Thomas Haider Program