• Overview
  • The first steps toward a career in medicine.

    This pre-med focus is an advising program to help students become well prepared for application to medical school. With intensive advising from the university’s dedicated pre-health professions advisor, students receive assistance in selecting and sequencing appropriate courses, ensuring that they are on track with their career goals, and connecting with resources both on and off campus, including current medical students in their first year of the WWAMI program.

    Medical school admission requirements vary between programs, but typical prerequisite courses will include general biology, general chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, physics, calculus, statistics, psychology, and sociology. Common pre-medical majors include biology, chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology, exercise science, food science, psychology and nutrition. A career as a physician requires an undergraduate degree, four years of medical school, and a three- to seven-year residency.

  • Degree Fit
  • This program is a good fit if you:
    • Enjoy science
    • Are a good problem solver
    • Like to work with people and to help others
    • Are interested in caring for people’s health
  • Career Outcomes
  • This program prepares you to become a:
    • Medical Doctor (M.D.)
    • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)
    • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
    • Medical research scientist