Prospective Students

The mission of the College of Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center is to improve the health of citizens of Nebraska by advancing health and biomedical sciences through the highest quality education, exemplary patient care, and research excellence.

The goal of the College of Medicine is to develop the knowledge and skills as well as foster attitudes appropriate for all doctors of medicine. The College aims to provide a sound basis for support of career choices in medical practice, teaching, research or administration by stimulating students to obtain a background of basic information, a command of the language of biomedical science, a mastery of the skills necessary for clinical problem-solving, a habit of self-education and a sympathetic understanding of the behavior of healthy and sick people. The College of Medicine is particularly oriented toward training physicians to meet all the health care needs of the citizens of Nebraska.