Joint Admission Medical Program

The Joint Admission Medical Program (JAMP) is a special program created by the Texas Legislature to support and encourage highly qualified, economically disadvantaged students pursuing a medical education.

What JAMP provides:

  • Support through undergraduate scholarships and summer stipends
  • Placement into JAMP Summer Internship experiences
  • Hands-on experience through clinical enrichment opportunities
  • A comprehensive, multi-phase MCAT preparation program
  • Personal and professional development through dedicated mentoring
  • Guaranteed admission to a participating Texas medical school if all criteria are met
  • Scholarships to attend medical school
  • Must be an aspiring MD or DO

JAMP Acceptance Criteria

  • Attending a participating college or university immediately following graduation from high school
  • SAT and ACT – must meet the benchmark for the State of Texas
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident and be a Texas Resident
  • Complete 27 hours of undergraduate credit
  • Earn at least a 3.25 GPA
  • You must complete the FAFSA application and have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) up to 8000
  • Must have two semesters of General Chemistry with a “C” or better

JAMP Timeline

The application for Entry Year 2022 will open on May 1, 2021. If you are currently a freshman interested in becoming an MD or DO, please contact Mehgann Mallory ( to learn more about JAMP.

Page last updated 2:53 PM, February 1, 2021