Natural Sciences

Some people just know they want to be a doctor when they grow up. Others discover their passion for healing along the way. Either way, at Xavier, your love of medicine is matched only by our faculty's love for teaching it. They give you the biology, chemistry and physics background you need to prepare for admission to medical or other professional health programs.


Of Xavier students who apply to medical school are accepted compared to 45% nationally


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Get Accepted

Apply to medical and dental schools with a better chance of being accepted. That's because 100% of Natural Sciences students have additional advising through the Pre-Professional Health Advising program.

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Hands On

Learn by doing in 14 research and teaching laboratories equipped with compound and stereoscopic microscopes, models, specimens, and specialized equipment for the study of vertebrate physiology, plant biology, development, anatomy, genetics, and bacteriology.

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Original Research

Engage in research side-by-side with faculty and present findings at regional and national meetings.

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