Complete the Program in One Year
The Pre-Medical Post-Baccalaureate Program requires a minimum of 34 semester credit hours. These courses fulfill the very minimum requirements for admission to most medical schools in the United States. Additional coursework that will enhance your educational background and preparation for the MCAT is strongly encouraged. A list of the recommended courses is available from the program advisor. A Certificate in Pre-Medical Studies will be awarded at the end of the program for those who complete a minimum of 26 credit hours of the program at John Carroll University.
The program is designed so that it can be completed in 12 months. A sample plan for completing the program in 12 months follows: (CH=chemistry, BL=biology, PH=physics)
Plans that meet the individual needs of students can be developed in consultation with an academic advisor.