Admissions

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Admissions

Eligibility

The selection committee will use a holistic approach to select candidates we believe can successfully matriculate to their chosen health profession with the assistance of our program. Candidates would need to have a minimum 2.8 verified PostbacCas GPA and no more than one C– or below in a prerequisite course. If an applicant needs to retake more than one course below a C-, we recommend they retake those classes at a community college before applying.

The pre-requisite courses we will evaluate include:

 

Pre-Med

General Biology with Lab (one year)

General Chemistry with Lab (one year)

Organic Chemistry with Lab (one year) 

Physics (one year)

Calculus (one semester/two quarters)

Statistics (one semester/quarter)

 

Pre-Vet

General Biology with Lab (one year)

General Chemistry with Lab (one year)

Organic Chemistry with Lab (one year) 

Physics (one year)

Statistics (one semester/quarter)

 

Pre-Nursing

General Chemistry with Lab (2 quarters)

Physiology with Lab

Human Anatomy with Lab

Microbiology with Lab

Statistics (one semester/quarter)

 

Pre-Dental

General Biology with Lab (one year)

General Chemistry with Lab (one year)

Organic Chemistry with Lab (one year) 

Physics (one year)

 

Pre-PA

General Biology with Lab (one year)

General Chemistry with Lab (one year)

Physics (one year)

Physiology with Lab

Human Anatomy with Lab

Microbiology with Lab

Statistics (one semester/quarter)

 

Pre-PT

General Biology with Lab (one year)

General Chemistry with Lab (one year)

Physics (one year)

Physiology with Lab

Human Anatomy with Lab

 

Pre-Optometry

General Biology with Lab (one year)

General Chemistry with Lab (one year)

Organic Chemistry with Lab (one year) 

Physics (one year)

Physiology with Lab

Human Anatomy with Lab

Microbiology with Lab

Calculus (one semester/two quarters)

Statistics (one semester/quarter)

 

All applicants should possess a baccalaureate degree from an accredited U.S. college or university by the start of the program. DACA students are encouraged to apply. We will not be issuing any I-20s for student visas, so international students are not eligible.