Summer Pre-College Admission

Welcome to Marist!

Session 1: The 2019 Session 1 programs will run June 30th - July 13th.

Session 2: The 2019 Session 2 programs will run July 14th - July 27th.

Please note that both Pre-Health sessions are nearly at capacity for Summer 2019. We still encourage you to apply and will contact you for a second program choice at the time your application becomes complete if there are no additional spots in your first choice program.


If you are considering a career in the health professions, the Marist Pre-Health Pre-College program is a good first step into learning about the opportunities in the healthcare field. In addition to learning about the variety of fields that exist within healthcare, you will learn about current healthcare issues in the US, the history of medicine and healthcare, and some of the important research being published with respect to healthcare. Students will have the opportunity to interact with a variety of healthcare professionals in addition to learning about technology in the medical classroom by spending time in our Simulation Lab, as well as running some basic tests in our medical technology lab.




Welcome to Marist!

Marist College is a highly selective comprehensive liberal arts institution noted for its leadership in technology in and out of the classroom. When prospective students see Marist–our beautiful location on the Hudson River, top-notch facilities, the faculty attentiveness, and the sheer enjoyment of their experience here–they want to join our community. At Marist, students get a premium education, develop skills, make lifelong friends, and finish ahead of the competition for their next steps. 

Program Goals:

  • Learn about the different professions within the healthcare field.
  • Meet a variety of healthcare professionals and learn about their work.
  • Examine the history of medicine and healthcare.
  • Investigate the current state of healthcare and healthcare policy in the United States.
  • Explore the history and experience of women and minorities becoming healthcare providers.
  • Read and critically analyze health-related literature.


College Credit

Marist Summer Pre-College is geared toward sophomores, juniors, and seniors in high school. Upon successful completion of the Pre-Health Program, each student will earn three (3) transferable college credits for the Marist College course HLTH 102N, Topics in Healthcare.


Program Cost

Please see below for the 2019 Pre-College program costs. Cost includes tuition & fees, housing & all meals, field trips, and all course materials. Cost does not include travel expenses. Students may wish to bring funds for incidentals, shopping at the Marist Bookstore or the local mall, souvenirs, and any personal items they wish to purchase.