Track and Pathway Programs

UMass Medical School is excited to announce our new partnership with Baystate Health. As part of our secondary application, applicants will be asked to indicate their interest in the PURCH Track. Applicants interested in rural and urban health may wish to apply to the PURCH Track and complete the accompanying essay question. Interviews are by invitation only and applicants will interview at both UMass Medical School and Baystate Health.

The UMass Medical School has various pre-and post-matriculation pathways available to applicants including our BaccMD program in partnership with the UMass system, the Health Science Preparation program and our MD specific pathway programs. If you have any questions regarding the various pathways, please contact the Office of Admissions at or 508-856-2323.