Pre-Professional & Pre-Graduate Advising

Select which office(s) you need to visit according to the list below.

PRE-LAW (; University Career Services) - Due to a position vacancy, University Career Services is not able to offer pre-law support to students at this time. However, our website includes resources to support your pre-law exploration and application process. Continue to check this website for updates.

  • Law School (J.D.)

PRE-GRAD (; University Career Services)

All non-healthcare doctoral and masters programs in:

  • Arts and Humanities (Fine Arts, Performing Arts, English, Foreign Language, Literature, etc.)
  • Business (MBA, MAC, etc.)
  • Social Sciences (Psychology, Sociology, Economics, Political Science, History, etc.)
  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
  • Administrative and professional programs (M.Ed., MHA, MPA, MPH, MSW, Ed.D., etc.)


*Please note, pre-grad advising does not include health professions application advising. Health Professions Advising at UNC is within the College of Arts and Sciences.

  • Medical (including Allopathic, Osteopathic, and MD/PhD)
  • Dental
  • Optometry
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Chiropractic
  • Pharmacy (i.e., PharmD; PhDs in Pharmaceutical Sciences are covered by Pre-Grad Advising)
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician Assistant
  • Podiatry
  • Veterinary
  • Speech Language Pathology
  • Acupuncture/Eastern Medicine
  • Athletic Training
  • Complementary/Integrative Medicine
  • and any other program that leads to a more clinical/patient-care career with an application process similar to medical school
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