Pre-Medical

REQUIRED AND RECOMMENDED COURSEWORK

Medical schools require the following courses as part of the undergraduate preparation.

Concepts in Biology:
BI 111/113, BI 112/114

General Chemistry:
CH 151/153, CH 152/154

Organic Chemistry:
CH 221/223, CH 222/224

Biochemistry:
CH 341/343

Physics:
PY 111/113, PY 112/114 (a necessary prerequisite for physics is pre calculus)

Math:
PreCalculus MA 140 or higher
Statistics 131

English:
FY 125
ENCC 102

Social Sciences:
PS 110
SO 110

Some Schools Require:

Calculus MA 151

Recommended Courses:

Cell Biology:  BI 311

Genetics:  BI 201/203

Systems Physiology: BI 312


UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH AND INTERNSHIPS
Undergraduate research in the sciences is strongly recommended. Internships at hospitals and clinics are also desirable.

NB: Students should always check individual med/vet/dent/op schools for individual course requirements. Individual schools have specific undergraduate curriculum requirements. The list above is a generic list.