Courses

Here is a guide of recommended courses to take in preparation for a pharmacy program. This is not an exhaustive list. While these are commonly required courses, you are responsible to check with the schools you wish to apply for specific requirements.

Recommended Courses

Biology—1 year

Both BL 1010 and BL 1020 are required or you may choose BL 1040 and an additional Biology course with lab.

Chemistry with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

Organic Chemistry with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

Physics with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

You can choose the set of courses with lab above or this set of courses with lab.

Anatomy and Physiology I and II with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

Biochemistry — 1 semester

You can choose either course to fulfill requirement.

Mathematics — 1 semester

You may take MA 1135 or MA 1160 and MA 1161

English — 1 semester

Interpersonal Communication/Public Speaking — 1 semester

You may choose either one of these courses

Microbiology — 1 semester

Statistics — 1 semester

You can choose either course to fulfill requirement.

Other Recommended Courses 

Behavioral Sciences

You may choose PSY 2000 and SS 2700 or higher of these courses

Economics

English

Genetics

Humanities

Can choose any HU course, some recommended are listed below.