Prerequisites

A bachelor’s degree must be earned from an accredited college or university within the United States or Canada. All the prerequisite courses listed below must be completed at an accredited institution within the United States or Canada as well with a grade of a B or better (B minus is not accepted): 

  • Anatomy & Physiology I + Anatomy and Physiology II or Anatomy + Physiology- minimum 6 credit hours   
  • 1 semester of Biology -minimum 3 credit hours 
  • 1 semester of Microbiology- minimum 3 credit hours 
  • 1 semester of Genetics - minimum 3 credit hours 
  • 2 semesters of Chemistry  - minimum 6 credit hours 
  • 1 semester of Humanities/Social Sciences -minimum 3 credit hours 
  • 1 semester of Statistics - minimum 3 credit hours 
  • 1 semester of Psychology - minimum 3 credit hours 

Please note: Advanced Placement (AP) credit or a pass/fail course is not accepted for the required prerequisite courses. 
At this time, there is no course expiration for the accepted prerequisites.  
Please note: Simply meeting the prerequisites and submitting an application will not guarantee an interview or acceptance into the program. The Admissions Committee will decide on which applicants will be selected for an interview and selected for acceptance into our program.