Applications & Admissions

Who should consider the MME? Prerequisites for the Program

Enrollment in the program is open ONLY to individuals currently employed by the University of Iowa (includes UI Healthcare). Criteria for admission will include satisfactory performance on the MCAT, successful completion of the MD degree, and demonstrated ability to contribute to the educational mission of the college. In addition, applicants will submit:

  • a letter of support from the individual's department head (or residency/fellowship director)
  • one additional letter of reference
  • a personal statement

If you do not meet this criteria, see 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 SemesterJuly 15th
Spring SemesterNovember 15th
Summer SemesterApril 15th

Program Cost

Tuition and fees are described here. Choose the semester and Carver College of Medicine in the drop down boxes. Scroll down to table: College of Medicine (Medical Education Program) Resident.

Application Process

See PDF iconapplication form.pdf