So, you want to be a doctor?
Being a doctor is about having a heart of service.
You give to your patients through integrity, sacrifice, and dedication.
To become a doctor you must graduate from medical school, typically taking 4 years.
You will then need extra training in the form of a residency or fellowship, which can take 3 to 6 additional years.
- "Pre-med" is not a major. Major in any area of personal interest to obtain a degree in.
- Being "pre-med" is an interest in addition to your major.
- Medical schools accept a variety of majors. You can major in whatever you are interested in as long as you complete the requirements.