Apply to the PhD in Medical Education Program

Apply for the Ph.D. in Medical Education degree today!  It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3…

The application process is streamlined for your convenience.

  1. Inquiry – Submit the Ph.D. in Medical Education Program Inquiry Form via the link Make an Inquiry – Main | Ph.D. Programs Inquiry | LECOM Portal.

Note:  The MSMEd degree is a prerequisite to this PhD program.  If you are not a graduate or soon-to-be graduate of the MSMEd Program, please enroll and complete that degree first. Please visit and review the Masters in Medical Education program here:

  1. Receive an Invitation to Apply – After 48 hours of submission of your PhD inquiry form, specific instructions and an online application form will be emailed.
  2. Submit Application & Fee – electronically submit a $50 processing fee and application materials, which include:
    1. Letter of recommendation
    2. Current CV
    3. Copy of transcript from LECOM’s MSMEd degree.

We are prepared to answer any questions regarding the PhD in Med Ed program and to determine if the Program aligns with your career goals. Please contact Dr. Mark Terrell, Program Director, for any questions about the Program at

Our team will work with you every step of the way to make sure your application process goes smoothly! For questions regarding the application process, please call the Program’s Instructional Designer at (814) 866-8455 or email

Congratulations on taking an important step toward advancing and expanding your healthcare career opportunities!