Dr. Hal Reed, Professor of Biology GC1B18 ([email protected] x6945)
Drs. Ablin and Reed have posted office hours to advise HP students. Come see us!!
Group Advisement is Monday Oct. 5th
Prehealth Seminar class next spring?
I. COURSE DESCRIPTION
This introductory course provides guidance for all students planning to seek admission to health professions schools such as medicine, dentistry, optometry, podiatry, pharmacy, and physical therapy. The course is graded Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory, earns one credit hour, and is especially designed for prehealth students to take early in their academic career (e.g. incoming freshman and transfer) and only once during their undergraduate program. Class meets for one hour per week and is taught in both the fall and spring terms.
Baffi-Dugan, C and RE Cannon. 2007. Health Professions Admission Guide: Strategy for Success. 7th edition.
National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions.
Minimum 90 college hours (usually degree completed):
1 semester General Zoology/Biology (including lab)
2 semesters General Chemistry
2 semesters Organic Chemistry
2 semesters Physics
3 semesters English --new
1 semester Histology, Genetics, Embryology, Cell Biology or Comparative Anatomy
3 semesters Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, Humanities, and/or Foreign Language
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Upper division biology and science courses
Jan-July Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)
May Begin American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS)
Oct 15 AMCAS Deadline (4-6 weeks to process)
October Interviews Begin (Complete in Sept)
Nov 1 Supplemental Deadline
February Interviews & Final Adm Board Meeting
August Class Begins
Choose major of interest!
Baylor University Northeastern State Univ Texas Christian Univ
Brigham Young Univ Oklahoma Baptist Univ University of Arkansas
Cameron University Oklahoma Christian Univ University of California
DePauw University Oklahoma State Univ Univ of Central Oklahoma
Drury University Oral Roberts University University of Miami
Emory University Ouachita Baptist Univ University of Michigan
Harding University Pittsburg State Univ University of Notre Dame
Harvard University Rice University University of Oklahoma
Hendrix College Saint Louis University of Rochester
Hope College Southern Methodist Univ Univ of Saint Thomas
Illinois College Southern Nazarene Univ University of The South
Indiana University Southwestern Okla State University of Tulsa
Iowa State University Syracuse University University of Washington
John Brown University Taylor University-Upland Yale University
Lewis And Clark College Texas A & M University
2009 – 2010
Separate School of Community Health interviews
This service is included in the AMCAS application fee.