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Pre-Health Class Recommendations

The following prerequisite courses are recommended to assist students in preparing for graduate-level course work. Specific prerequisite courses may differ across graduate schools. Consult program websites for to verify prerequisite requirements. Fact sheets are available for download for each pre-health interest area.

Fact Sheets Prerequisite Course Recommendations
Pre-Chiropractic Medicine
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 202: Principles of Biology: Biodiversity, with Lab
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology, with Lab
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • EXS/PED 340: Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise
  • MAT 151: Basic Calculus with Applications I
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
  • PSY 105: Introductory Psychology
Pre-Dentistry
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 202: Principles of Biology: Biodiversity, with Lab
  • BIO 465: Biochemistry
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • MAT 111: College Algebra
  • MAT 151: Basic Calculus with Applications I
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
  • PSY 105: Introductory Psychology
Pre-Medicine
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 202: Principles of Biology: Biodiversity, with Lab
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology, with Lab
  • BIO 335: Genetics
  • BIO 465: Biochemistry
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • MAT 151: Basic Calculus with Applications I
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
  • PSY 105: Introductory Psychology
  • SOC 105: Introduction to Sociology
  • STT 215: Introduction to Statistics
Pre-Occupational Therapy
  • ANT 206: Cultural Anthropology
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology I, with Lab
  • BIO 241: Human Anatomy and Physiology II, with Lab
  • PAR 115: Introduction to Ethics
  • PSY 223: Life Span Human Development
  • PSY 247: Abnormal Psychology
  • PSY 271: Psychology of Human Diversity
  • SOC 105: Introduction to Sociology
  • STT 215: Introduction to Statistics
  • ATR 492: Medical Terminology
Pre-Optometry
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 202: Principles of Biology: Biodiversity, with Lab
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology, with Lab
  • BIO 425: Microbiology
  • BIO 465: Biochemistry
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 235: Quantitative Analysis
  • MAT 151: Basic Calculus with Applications I
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
  • PSY 105: Introductory Psychology
  • STT 215: Introduction to Statistics
Pre-Pharmacy
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology I, with Lab
  • BIO 241: Human Anatomy and Physiology II, with Lab
  • BIO 425: Microbiology, with Lab
  • BIO 465: Biochemistry
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • COM 104: Concepts in Communication Studies
  • ECN 221: Principles of Economics: Micro
  • MAT 151: Basic Calculus with Applications
  • PAR 115: Introduction to Ethics
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
  • STT 215: Introduction to Statistics
Pre-Physical Therapy
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 202: Principles of Biology: Biodiversity, with Lab
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology I, with Lab
  • BIO 241: Human Anatomy and Physiology II, with Lab
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • EXS 216: Human Anatomy and Physiology I, with Lab
  • MAT 111: College Algebra (or higher)
  • PAR 115: Introduction to Ethics
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
  • PSY 105: General Psychology
  • 3 additional credit hours of Psychology
  • STT 215: Introduction to Statistics
Pre-Physician Assistant
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 202: Principles of Biology: Biodiversity, with Lab
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIO 241: Human Anatomy and Physiology II
  • BIO 335: Genetics
  • BIO 425: Microbiology
  • BIO 465: Biochemistry
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • MAT 111: College Algebra (or higher)
  • PSY 105: Introductory Psychology
  • 3 credit hours of Psychology
  • STT 215: Introduction to Statistics
  • ATR 492: Medical Terminology
Pre-Podiatry
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 202: Principles of Biology: Biodiversity, with Lab
  • BIO 240: Human Anatomy and Physiology, with Lab
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • MAT 151: Basic Calculus with Applications I
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
Pre-Veterinary Medicine
  • BIO 201: Principles of Biology: Cells, with Lab
  • BIO 335: Genetics
  • BIO 425: Microbiology, with Lab
  • BIO 465: Biochemistry
  • CHM 101: General Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 102: General Chemistry II, with Lab
  • CHM 211: Organic Chemistry I, with Lab
  • CHM 212: Organic Chemistry II, with Lab
  • COM 101: Public Speaking
  • MAT 151: Basic Calculus with Applications I
  • PHY 101: Elementary College Physics I, with Lab
  • PHY 102: Elementary College Physics II, with Lab
  • STT 215: Introduction to Statistics

 


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