University of California, Los Angeles

How long??!?!

After completing high school, a future pediatrician must finish 4 years of college and 4 years of medical school, as well as 3-4 years in general pediatric training.

What degree is required?

A doctorate degree is required. In this case, you would be a MD, a Doctor of Medicine.

I want to work and live in either Texas, California, or Pennsylvania.

A Brief Description:

Pediatricians sculpt the lives of children by diagnosing and preventing ailments to get them back on their feet and living their lives as soon as possible.