Certificate in Pre-Medical Studies/Natural Sciences

This certificate program is designed for students who are not seeking a degree, but who want to prepare for admission to medical school. Medical schools generally expect their applicants to have the equivalent of a bachelor's degree along with the four years of science courses required for this certificate. They are:

  • General Biology I & II (BIOL 160-163) at 10 credit hours.
  • College Physics I & II (PHYS 160-163) at 8 credit hours.
  • General Chemistry I & II (CHEM 160-163) at 9 credit hours.
  • Organic Chemistry I & II (CHEM 240-243) at 8 credit hours.

Important Advising Note - Most medical schools also require undergraduate course sequences in calculus and English composition for admission.