Medical Writing and Editing

Medical Writing and Editing

How to Apply for Medical Writing and Editing

Along with the completed online application, we require:

  • $40 application fee (non-refundable)
  • Personal statement
  • Current resume or CV
  • Transcript confirming completion of a bachelor’s degree

Students may take one course without applying to the program.

APPLY

Once you are accepted into your program, expect to be contacted by Lisa Malvin, lmalvin@uchicago.edu, for course advising. You may begin taking courses immediately. Course registration closes seven days before the start of any class.

Members of related professional associations such as the American Medical Writers Association, Council of Science Editors, National Association of Science Writers, International Society of Managing and Technical Editors, Editorial Freelancers Association, and Independent Writers of Chicago as well as BELS certified editors qualify for a 10% discount when able to provide proof of current, valid membership. The professional membership discount is not available for online registration. Please call 773.702.1722 to register. If you are a member of an organization not listed above, please contact medicalediting@uchicago.edu.