Welcome to the Pre-Health Advising Website
This Website will provide information and guidance to all Texas State students who would like to apply to any of the following types of professional schools:
- medical (allopathic and osteopathic)
- physician assistant
- podiatric medicine
- chiropractic medicine
- naturopathic medicine
We highly recommend that you contact one of the pre-health advisors and set up an appointment to discuss your career goals and the steps you should take to prepare to apply to these professional schools.
Click here to find contact information for the pre-health advisors.
PRE-HEALTH ADVISING APPOINTMENTS
Welcome to the Pre-Health Advising Appointment Online Booking System
If this will be your first pre-health advising appointment, please follow the these guidelines for determining your designated pre-health advisor.
If your student ID number (A05xxx) ends in an ODD number (13579), Dr. Nierth is your designated pre-health advisor.
If your student ID number (A05xxx) ends in an EVEN number (02468), Dr. Banta is your designated pre-health advisor.
Dr. Banta is the designated JAMP Faculty Director (JFD) for Texas State. Those applying to or accepted to JAMP should meet with Dr. Banta, regardless of student ID number.
If you have been advised before, please book an appointment with the same advisor. Dr. Nierth is advising all students who advised previously with Dr. Pesthy.
Both Dr. Nierth and Dr. Banta offer in-person and Zoom appointments each week.
CLICK THE "BOOK NOW" BUTTON TO SCHEDULE YOUR PRE-HEALTH ADVISING APPOINTMENT
Advising sites for other health-related professional programs:
If you are interested in applying to nursing school or to any of the following health profession programs, please contact an advisor in the College of Health Professions Advising Center.
512.245.3506 or www.health.txstate.edu/advising
Programs offered in the College of Health Professions include:
- clinical laboratory science
- communication disorders (speech pathology/audiology)
- healthcare administration
- health information management
- physical therapy
- radiation therapy
- respiratory care
- occupational therapy (not offered at Texas State, but pre-OT advising is available through the College of Health Professions Advising Office)
If you are interested in applying to pharmacy schools, please contact the pre-pharmacy advisor, Dr. Wendi David in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.
If you are interested in applying to veterinary schools, please contact the pre-vet advisor, Dr. Merritt Drewery in the Department of Agriculture.
If you are interested in applying to athletic training programs, please contact an advisor in the College of Education Advising Center.
If you are interested in nutrition programs, please contact an advisor in the College of Applied Arts Advising Center.