Medical colleges give preference to students who have received a baccalaureate degree. Specific requirements may vary among medical colleges but, in general, the pre-medical program must include courses from the following list. Students should choose a major and follow the requirements for that major while completing the necessary pre-medical courses.
Biological Sciences (11 hours minimum)
BIOL-3020 Molecular Biology of the Cell is strongly recommended
Chemistry (19 hours minimum)
Physics (8 hours min.)
Calculus or Statistics (3 hours)
Mathematics requirements vary from one medical school to another. The student should contact the appropriate schools in order to make certain these requirements are fulfilled. In general, mathematics through calculus I is preferred. A good alternative course of study would include algebra, trigonometry, statistics and computer science courses.
English Composition (3 hours min.)
Humanities and/or Social Sciences (12-16 hours )