Graduate School Partnerships

LECOM recipients – left to right: LECOM representative, Claire Cornwell ‘21, Matt Bushik ‘21, Jennifer Douyere ‘21, Tyrique Richardson ‘21, Brittney Chong ‘21


Earlham is one of only two colleges and universities in Indiana that hold an Early Acceptance Program partnership with LECOM. Prior to their junior year, Earlham students can apply for early acceptance into the following LECOM programs:

  • School of Osteopathic Medicine: Graduates receive a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree.
  • School of Dental Medicine: Graduates receive a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree.
  • School of Pharmacy: Graduates receive a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.

Students who are granted a provisional letter of acceptance and meet GPA and other requirements may enter LECOM after graduating from Earlham.


Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis

Earlham’s partnership with the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health offers students a clear path to graduate study at one of the most highly ranked public health schools in the country.

Students who graduate from Earlham with a public health minor and a qualifying GPA are able to pursue a Master of Public Health degree at Fairbanks. These Earlham alumni benefit from training in the newest areas of the public health field as well as proximity to the center of Indiana state government, headquarters of national health-related companies, and numerous nonprofits.