Pre-Health Program

Student Testimonials

Who are Wright State's Pre-Health Students?

Get to know some of them!

Wright State's Pre-Health Program helps students of all academic majors get the requirements they need to pursue the health profession of their choosing. Check out some of our student's stories.

Jennifer Barbadora

Interest: Medicine, Pediatrician
Senior, Biological Sciences

As a resident of the Dayton area my entire life, Wright State University was a university that offered everything I was looking for –a great pre-medical program, a campus close to my family, great student opportunities, and a highly involved campu

Nic Cassel

Interest: Medicine
Senior, Applied Physiology

I was led to Wright State University in the summer of 2011 while sitting in a cave in Southern Afghanistan.

Tyrel Fisher

Interest: Medicine
Post-Baccalaureate, Pre-Health Certificate

While working as a landscaper, I started to realize I did not want to landscape for the rest of my life. My favorite thing about Wright State was the faculty, staff, and students who went above and beyond the expected to help me advance my career.

Kaitlin Flamm

Interest: Medicine
Senior, Anthropology

I am really glad that circumstances pushed me in the direction of Wright State because there have been so many opportunities that I would have never had if I'd gone to college somewhere else. Campus is a very diverse place, and meeting new and different people is extremely easy.

Kayla Fryman

Interest: Physician Assistant
Senior, Applied Physiology

I am a transfer student from University of Dayton, and chose Wright State University after learning about the advanced biology program, which was recommended to me by several mentors.

Jessica Goddard

Interest: Medicine
Senior, Biomedical Engineering

I was led to Wright State University when my parents moved here a few years ago; I decided to transfer from my college in Oklahoma and I am so glad I made the switch!

Elizabeth Harris

Interest: Optometry
Senior, Biological Sciences

Science and mathematics degrees are great choices to pick with promising careers in these fields. The world needs more people that are passionate about science.

Isaiah Jordon

Interest: Optometry
Junior, Biological Sciences

 What led me to Wright State University was the close knit family feel.

Brianna Kilcrease

Interest: Medicine
Sophomore, Biological Sciences

When I graduated from high school, I had completed a specialized biotechnology tech prep program, and originally intended to go to Ohio State University.

Josh Longinow

Interest: Medicine
Senior, Biological Sciences

I decided to attend Wright State University because of the reputation of both the biology pre-health program and medical school.

Kelly Mutterspaw

Interest: Medicine, Anesthesiology
Sophomore, Chemistry

I was attracted to Wright State University because you can receive a fantastic education in a STEM field for affordable tuition costs.

Jessica Thomas

Interest: Medicine
Graduate Student, Physics

There is so much research being conducted here, and it is an amazing experience to work alongside other motivated individuals. Wright State is a wonderful choice for the sciences, and the opportunities here are vast.

Justin Thrush

Interest: Medicine
Junior, Biological Sciences

I chose Wright State for its faculty and sense of community. Everyone here is very approachable, and I have had plenty of opportunities to make one-on-one connections with people within my field.