Department of Biological Sciences

Certificate in Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical

This certificate program is designed for students who already have graduated from college with a baccalaureate degree and who seek to fulfill the science course requirements for admission to schools of medicine or dentistry, or to physician assistant programs.

In addition to a baccalaureate degree, all of the following courses or equivalent courses transferred from another institution are required. A grade of C- or higher is required for all courses listed below.

Biology (19 credit hours)
     BIO 105, 106 Biological Principles I: Cellular Biology and Laboratory
     BIO 107 Biological Principles II: Evolution, Biodiversity, and Ecology
     or
     BIO 111, 112 Human Anatomy and Physiology I and Laboratory
     BIO 113, 114 Human Anatomy and Physiology II and Laboratory
     And two BIO courses with labs chosen from BIO 201/408, BIO 205, or those numbered 300 or higher

Chemistry (18 credit hours)
     CHY 113, 114, 115, 116 Principles of Chemistry I and II and Laboratory
     CHY 251, 252, 253, 254 Organic Chemistry I and II and Organic Chemistry Laboratory I and II

Physics (10 credit hours)
     PHY 111, 114, 112, 116 Elements of Physics I and II and Laboratory

Mathematics (4 credit hours)
     MAT 152 Calculus A