The Prerequisite Course Work Includes the Following:
|Anatomy & Physiology I and II (or one semester each of Anatomy and Physiology)
|General Biology I*||4|
|General Chemistry I and II||8|
|General Physics I and II||8|
|English (composition recommended)||3|
Psychology (Child Psychology or Developmental Psychology recommended)
NOTE: All science courses require laboratory experience.
Physics can be algebra or calculus based.
Only grades of "C" or higher are acceptable. Higher grades are required for a competitive admission application. All prerequisite courses must be completed by June 1 of the year of proposed entrance. All science requirements must include laboratories, and courses for science majors are recommended.
A course equivalency guide for the College of Health Professions pre-requisites is available online. Please note that applicants are not required to attend any of the colleges listed on the guide. Prospective students will questions about pre-requisites should e-mail Student Admissions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* General Biology II with lab (4 semester hours) will be a required pre-requisite starting with the class entering in 2015.
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