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Pre-Medical and Dental School

Undergraduate Requirements for Admission into Medical and Dental School

General Biology 1 year with lab

BIO 101-102
 

General Chemistry 1 year with lab

CHM 109-110
 

Organic Chemistry 1 year with lab

CHM 209-210, CHM 220, CHM 222 or 320
 

General Physics 1 year with lab

PHY 101-102
 

Math 1 year

MTH 231, 232 or 270
 

English 1 year

ENG 120, 203
 


Which degree program for Medical School?

  • Any major in any department in the college/university
  • Consider a chemistry major if you think you might choose a medical specialty with a strong chemistry component, such as radiology, endocrinology, pathology, anesthesiology, or oncology, etc.
  • Consider a chemistry major if you think you might want to have a career in medical research.
  • Consider a chemistry major if you plan to apply to a combined MD/PhD program.
  • Consider a chemistry major in order to have a career alternative in case you change your mind about becoming a physician.