Prepare for Medical Careers
Pre-medical studies covers fundamental concepts in the biological, physical, and social sciences that are required to pursue advanced degrees in medicine and healthcare fields. Formal advising sessions are integrated with professional development courses. You’ll declare a primary major in addition to this program.
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Curriculum and Courses
The Premedical Studies co-major requires only 2 additional credit hours to a normal premedical curriculum while allowing you to track their progress toward achieving your professional goals. It can be modified based on requirements for your chosen career path. You will take coursework in areas such as chemistry, biology, physics, social science, and statistics.
- PMD 101 and PMD 301 Professional Seminar Courses
- 3-4 Biology courses; additional may be recommended
- 4-5 semesters of Chemistry
- One semester of Statistics
- Two semesters of social science, which may include Psychology and Sociology
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The Mallory-Wilson Center for Healthcare Education, home to the Premedical Studies co-major, prepares students for careers in such healthcare fields as Dentistry, Medicine, Occupational or Physical Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physician Assistant, Podiatry, and Veterinary Medicine.
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I presented at a national conference because I did research. It looks really good on med school applications. And, I like to work with patients and talk to them. I’m passionate about it and can do that with my research.
Vincent Smith ’19
Pre-Medical Studies, Kinesiology
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