Tyler is an incoming 2nd year dental student at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. He graduated from The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology.
Tyler has extensive experience mentoring pre-dental students. Tyler is the co-organizer of the the first program for underrepresented pre-dental students at Columbia. Tyler is also co-organizing a faculty-run team based learning session for a major first semester course for medical and dental students at Columbia.
Tyler created and published The Ty Jacobs Natural Science Study Guide for the DAT, which has been collectively downloaded over 25,000 times. He is also an active member on the pre-dental and DAT sections of Student Doctor Network. His “chance me for dental school” thread has been viewed over 20,000 times and has been replied to over 400 times.