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  • Is medical school in your future?
    Is medical school in your future?

    This comprehensive and specialized program will help you prepare.

  • Is Medical School in your future?
    Is Medical School in your future?

    This comprehensive and specialized program will help you prepare.

  • Start your career
    Start your career

    Join a tight-knit learning group with its eye on rural healthcare.

  • Multiple career options
    Multiple career options

    Choose one of several health care professions.

  • Come join us!
    Come join us!

    Applications for fall 2021 are now open.


 

Program At-A-Glance

Length of Study: 
Three Years
Accreditation: 
Associate of Science Degree in Rural Pre-Health and Advanced Diploma in Rural Pre-Medicine
Campus: 
Castlegar
Intake Dates: 
Fall 2021

In the News

Providing the right fit with both programs and wrap-around support, Selkirk College welcomes two L.V. Rogers Secondary grads with awards to help get their post-secondary journey off on a high note.

Providing the right fit with both programs and wrap-around support, Selkirk College welcomes two L.V. Rogers Secondary grads with awards to help get their post-secondary journey off on a high note.

Selkirk College's Rural Pre-Medicine Program continues to deliver the education, skills and training that allows graduates to follow their academic dreams. Nelson's Rebecca MacLeod is the latest alumni to gain acceptance into medical school and is off to the University of British Columbia to complete her journey to becoming a physician.

Selkirk College's Rural Pre-Medicine Program continues to deliver the education, skills and training that allows graduates to follow their academic dreams. Nelson's Rebecca MacLeod is the latest alumni to gain acceptance into medical school and is off to the University of British Columbia to complete her journey to becoming a physician.

As the 2019-2020 academic year approaches, three more Selkirk College alumni who graduated from the Rural Pre-Medicine Program will be attending medical school as they make way towards a rewarding career in health care.

As the 2019-2020 academic year approaches, three more Selkirk College alumni who graduated from the Rural Pre-Medicine Program will be attending medical school as they make their way towards a rewarding career in health care.

The Rural Pre-Medicine Program graduated its third cohort in the spring with eight students completing a vital step in their educational journey. From a diverse background, the students got together with their supporters just prior to graduation to celebrate the achievement.

The Rural Pre-Medicine Program graduated its third cohort in the spring with eight students completing a vital step in their educational journey. From a diverse background, the students got together with their supporters just prior to graduation to celebrate the achievement.

Launched in 2014 as part of an effort to educate rural students in a manner that helps build a stronger health care system outside urban areas, the Selkirk College Rural Pre-Medicine Program has helped a pair of alumni reach their goal of entry into medical school.

Launched in 2014 as part of an effort to educate rural students in a manner that helps build a stronger health care system outside urban areas, the Selkirk College Rural Pre-Medicine Program has helped a pair of alumni reach their goal of entry into medical school.

A Selkirk College program started as a proactive solution to the rural doctor shortage across the country is gaining traction for its ahead-of-the-curve approach.

A Selkirk College program started as a proactive solution to the rural doctor shortage across the country is gaining traction for its ahead-of-the-curve approach. The School of Medicine at the University of Calgary has given Selkirk College’s Rural Pre-Medicine Program endorsement just as the first cohort readies for the next step in their education.