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Pre-Health Advising

Welcome to the Pre-Health Advising Web site

This Web site will provide information and guidance to all Texas State students who would like to apply to any of the following types of professional schools:

  • medical (allopathic and osteopathic)
  • dental
  • physician assistant
  • optometry
  • podiatric medicine
  • chiropractic medicine
  • naturopathic medicine

We highly recommend that you contact one of the pre-health advisors and set up an appointment to discuss your career goals and the steps you should take to prepare to apply to these professional schools.

Click here to link to contact information for the pre-health advisors.


Advising sites for other health-related professional programs:

If you are interested in applying to nursing school or to any of the following health profession programs, please contact an advisor in the College of Health Professions Advising Center.

512.245.3506 or www.health.txstate.edu/advising

Programs offered in the College of Health Professions include:

  • clinical laboratory science
  • communication disorders (speech pathology/audiology)
  • healthcare administration
  • health information management
  • nursing
  • physical therapy
  • radiation therapy
  • respiratory care
  • occupational therapy (not offered at Texas State, but pre-OT advising is available through the College of Health Professions Advising Office)

If you are interested in applying to pharmacy schools, please contact the pre-pharmacy advisor, Dr. Wendi David in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

wd11@txstate.edu      512.245.3342

If you are interested in applying to veterinary schools, please contact the pre-vet advisor, Dr. Hardin Rahe in the Department of Agriculture.

cr21@txstate.edu      512.245.3328

If you are interested in applying to athletic training programs, please contact an advisor in the College of Education Advising Center.

512.245.3050

If you are interested in nutrition programs, please contact an advisor in the College of Applied Arts Advising Center.

512.245.1490