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Pre-Requisite Courses

The following courses must be completed prior to admission to the program. Course work will only be accepted from an accredited institution in the United States. Applicants must complete each course with a grade of “C” or higher (including any remaining GEF courses).

Students applying to the program may only be enrolled in a maximum of 2 pre-requisite courses in the Spring semester prior to the start of the program. This does not include any remaining GEF courses.

English Composition - 6 credits
Introduction to Psychology - 3 credits
Developmental Psychology - 3 credits
Abnormal Psychology - 3 credits
Principles of Human Communication - 3 credits
Introduction to Sociology or Anthropology - 3 credits
Biology with lab - 8 credits
Physics with lab - 4 credits
Statistics - 3 credits
Physiology - 3 or 4 credits
Medical Terminology - 1 credit
Completion of General Education Foundations - 3-6 credits  

Note: Some of the  courses may have their own departmental pre-requisite requirements. Please check with individual departments to ensure that you have completed all requirements.