Apply to YSU-BaccMed

Successful students in this program typically enter with at least a 3.5 GPA and a strong background in Science and Mathematics. Students in the YSU-BaccMed program may also be considered for Freshman Scholarships for Excellence through YSU as well as Honors College awards (separate application) and the Choose Ohio First Program if an Ohio resident (separate application).

Students interested in the YSU-BaccMed program should:

  1. Apply to Youngstown State University at
  2. Apply to the YSU-BaccMed by November 15 at
  3. Apply to the Honors College by February 15 at
  4. Apply for additional funding opportunities such as Choose Ohio First. Deadlines vary. More information at

The Sokolov Honors College and YSU-Baccmed are no longer accepting applications for Fall 2022. Questions may be directed to

Watch the video below for a glimpse into the YSU-BaccMed student experience

YSU-BaccMed offers a wraparound support system complete with mentorship opportunities, MCAT prep, supportive coursework, and alumni engagement. 

Click here to hear more about the YSU-BaccMed Honors experience.