University of Nebraska Medical Center

Enrichment Options

In addition to the traditional MD degree or dual degree programs, students attending the College of Medicine at UNMC have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and enrich their experience in medical school by applying to be selected to participate in the special programs.

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Enhanced Medical Education Tracks

Enhanced Medical Education Tracks offer medical students an opportunity to perform an in-depth study of an interdisciplinary field of medicine that enhances the required curriculum without extending the time needed to graduate from medical school.

See approved EMETracks

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Honors Thesis

The MD honors thesis for medical students is one way students can graduate with honors. The goal of this program is to encourage students to engage in scientific research during medical school.