Graduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions

Message from the Director of Admissions
On behalf of the faculty, students, alumni and staff at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU), I thank you for your interest.  

The Office of Admissions is here to support you in your college search and the opportunities available to you at CDU. 
The CDU Advantage is what sets us apart from other schools. Our students, have the opportunity to take part in:

  • Research Experience/Undergraduate Thesis
  • Social Justice/Cultural Diversity Education
  • Global – International Experience: Comparative Health Disparities
  • Experiential Education – Underserved Community Engagement
  • Health Policy: Socio-Political-Economical Dynamics of Health

I invite you to visit our campus.  While here, take some time to talk to us about your goals and learn how CDU can partner with you to achieve them,   visit our simulation labs, health science library and maybe, you will run into Drew, CDU’s Mighty Lion mascot!

Choosing a university is one of the more significant decisions you will be making and my team and I will be more than glad to assist you.

I look forward to seeing you on campus.
Amin Maghsoodi                      
Director of Admissions

Click on any of the program links below to learn more about the admissions requirements for each.

College of Science and Health

Master of Public Health (MPH) Program in Urban Health Disparities

Master of Health Sciences, Physician Assistant Program

Master of Sciences in Biomedical Sciences*

Mervyn M. Dymally School of Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Track (MSN-ELM)

Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner Track (MSN-FNP)

College of Medicine

CDU UCLA Medical Education Program