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One of the strongest preparations for admission to medical or dental school today is a major in chemistry with a minor in biology.  A similar degree plan is suggested for pre-veterinary and pre-pharmacy programs.

The following list of required courses does not include university-wide core classes.

Chemistry Courses Required

CHEM 1001 Horizons in Chemistry I
CHEM 1101 Horizons in Chemistry II
CHEM 1111 Chemical Principles Laboratory I
CHEM 1113 Chemical Principles I
CHEM 1121 Chemical Principles Laboratory II
CHEM 1123  Chemical Principles II
CHEM 2211 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 2213 Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 3221  Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
CHEM 3223 Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 3334 Quantitative Analysis
CHEM 3411 Physical Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 3413 Physical Chemistry I
CHEM 3421 Physical Chemistry Laboratory II
CHEM 3423 Physical Chemistry II
CHEM 3632 Protein and Nucleic Acid Chemistry Laboratory
CHEM 3633 Protein and Nucleic Acid Chemistry

Bacteriology Courses Required

BACT 3111 General Microbiology Laboratory I
BACT 3113 General Microbiology  

Biology Courses Required

BIOL 1111 Principles of Biology Laboratory I
BIOL 1113 Principles of Biology I
BIOL 1121 Principles of Biology Laboratory II
BIOL 1123 Principles of Biology II 

Zoology Courses Required

ZOOL 3121 Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology Laboratory
ZOOL 3123 Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology
ZOOL 4241 Mammalian Physiology Laboratory
ZOOL 4243 Mammalian Physiology

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