Admissions -- Sophie Davis Biomedical Education Program at the CUNY School of Medicine

Welcome to the Sophie Davis Biomedical Education Program

at the CUNY School of Medicine 

The Sophie Davis Biomedical Education Program/CUNY School of Medicine is a 7-year BS/MD program designed as an integrated curriculum in medical studies. During the first three-years of the program, students fulfill all requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree. After successfully completing the three-year sequence, students transfer into the CUNY School of Medicine to complete the four years of medical school. The Bachelor of Science degree and the MD degree will each be conferred by The City College of New York.

There is a continuing shortage of primary care physicians in our nation, creating an urgent need for more family practitioners, general internists, pediatricians, and obstetrician/gynecologists. The shortage of African-American and Hispanic/Latinx primary care physicians, as well as primary care physicians in inner city communities, is particularly acute. Read more...

Important Updates:

  • The Sophie Davis Biomedical Education Program/CUNY School of Medicine BS/MD Application - CLOSED

  • Upcoming by invite-only in-person interviews

  • Please note, Submitting ACT and SAT scores is optional for students applying in the Fall 2023 application cycle.

  • BS/MD Admissions FactSheet

  • As the campus begins to re-open, we will once again be able to offer in-person information appointments on a limited basis. Virtual service through our Virtual Front Desk is still the quickest and easiest way to speak with an Admissions Professional and address your questions.  You may also contact Dr. Travis David at with additional questions.

  • Please send all supporting documents to   

  • ​The CUNY SoM Admissions Office wants to continue to provide you with answers about the program and our application. Send any questions you have to

Office of Admissions Virtual Front Desk

We at the CUNY School of Medicine (CUNY SoM) pride ourselves on going above and beyond for our students and prospective students. Our admissions teams are readily available to speak with you to discuss all of your questions and concerns. In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made adjustments to how we are meeting with applicants. We encourage all prospective applicants to schedule a virtual information session with our admissions team.

Please contact our Admissions Office at

Who We Are

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Overview of our mission



Before You Apply

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Eligibility requirements, admissions policies.

How to Apply

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The deadline to submit the BS/MD application is January 16, 2023.

Last Updated: 01/24/2023 15:06