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University of Saint Joseph    
 
    
 
  Sep 22, 2017
 
2017-2018 Course Catalog

Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental (plan of study)


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Students preparing for medical or dental school may pursue a major in any of the traditional arts or sciences. The area of concentration should be based on a sincere interest in a discipline that will allow possible alternate career options.

Pre-professional plans of study


Students major in a degree program and use these study guidelines to assist in their curriculum choices. Students are responsible for learning about the particular professional schools or professions they are interested in by taking opportunities to serve in a voluntary or employed capacity in their field of interest. They should consult with the appropriate advisory group or their academic advisor regularly.

Students interested in medical, dental, pharmacy, physical therapy or veterinary careers should enroll in INTD 135 - Explorations of Careers in Medicine and the Biomedical Sciences  in their first year.

Recommended courses


Most medical and dental schools require:


 These courses or their equivalents are required by most medical and dental programs in the United States and Canada. You should include them in your program:

Extra Math and English


 Many schools also require a year of Calculus and a year of English.

For medical school


 These courses are recommended by most medical schools:

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