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Ross University signs Articulation Agreement with Fairleigh Dickinson University

06/22/05

Edison, N.J. - Ross University, an international provider of medical and veterinary education has signed articulation agreements with Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) for admission into the Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine.

Under the agreements with FDU, Ross University will offer guaranteed admission to graduates of select programs who meet specific criteria. Officials from both Ross University and Fairleigh Dickinson University attended the signing ceremony held at FDU's Metropolitan campus located in Teaneck, N.J.

"These articulation agreements enable Fairleigh Dickinson University graduates to plan for their future," said Dr. J. Michael Adams, President of Fairleigh Dickinson University. "Our students will have a seamless transition as they prepare for their medical or veterinary degrees."

"Fairleigh Dickinson University's commitment to providing a global, multi-disciplinary education provides the ideal platform for training as a doctor or veterinarian at Ross University," said Dr. Thomas Shepherd, President of Ross University. "We are pleased to be partnering with Fairleigh Dickinson University because we have welcomed a number of Fairleigh Dickinson graduates to Ross University over the years. Ross University is proud to make the relationship between the institutions official and look forward to continuing to work with these fine students."

Ross University will offer guaranteed admission into its Doctor of Medicine and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine programs to Fairleigh Dickinson graduates with Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. In accordance with the articulation agreements, FDU graduates must meet and maintain specific requirements in addition to completing one of Fairleigh Dickinson University's approved programs.