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  • Chemistry Majors and the Health Professions

    With 34 credits of electives, the core chemistry major is an excellent choice for students who want to design custom programs to prepare for medical, dental, and other professional schools. In the course of completing their programs chemistry majors take all the chemistry, physics, and mathematics courses that health professions schools require for admission. Other courses are added for particular degree programs and to help prepare for entrance exams.

    The links below provide information on health career options and their required preparation.

    Health Career Options:

    Entrance Exam (MCAT, DAT, GRE) Preparation:

    Please note that the B.S. in Chemistry with a Concentration in Biochemistry includes many of the required biology courses as well.