Who should consider the MME? Prerequisites for the Program

Criteria for admission will include satisfactory performance on the MCAT, successful completion of the MD degree, a letter of support from the individual's department head (or residency/fellowship director), one additional letter of reference, a personal statement, as well as demonstrated ability to contribute to the educational mission of the college. Enrollment in the program is open ONLY to individuals currently employed by the University of Iowa (includes UI Healthcare).
If you do not meet this criteria, click here for a list of other Master's Programs in Health Professions education.

NOTE: Basic science faculty are encouraged to apply for this program. Satisfactory performance on the GRE and completion of the Ph.D. degree may be substituted for the MCAT and MD degree.


Fall Semester July 15th
Spring Semester November 15th
Summer Semester April 15th

Cost & Financial Aid

Fees as described here, select semester, and choose Carver College of Medicine in the upper right hand corner drop down boxes. Scroll down to table: College of Mediicne (Medical Education Program) Resident.

Application Process

See application form (PDF) for details.