Applications are accepted once a year from October through December.
Admission guidelines are as follows:


  • A complete application (Applications will be available online by October 1, 2014)
  Sunnyside High Application
Caruthers High School Application
Selma High School Application


  • 2.8 GPA in math, science and English


  • Two Essays (Personal statement and Health Disparity)


  • Two letters of recommendation (Math, Science or English teachers)

  • FUSD Magnet Application (only for Sunnyside applicants)

  • Commitment to the Doctors Academy five-year study plan (see application)

  • Interest in pursuing a health degree

  • Participate in summer enrichment.



  • Interviews for finalists will be held in February

  • Notices of acceptances will be sent in March




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