Coursework

Course preparation varies by pharmacy school. It is the responsibility of each student to confirm requirements for the specific schools to which they may be applying.  Minimum pre-requisites for most pharmacy programs would require the following UST courses:

Biology

  • BIOL 207 Genetics, Ecology, and Evolution
  • BIOL 208 Biological Communication and Energies
  • BIOL 209 Biology of Sustainability
  • BIOL 356 Microbiology

Chemistry

  • CHEM 111 General Chemistry I (Note: CHEM 115 Accelerated General Chemistry can substitute for CHEM 111 & 112)
  • CHEM 112 General Chemistry II
  • CHEM 201 Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM 202 Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM 440  Biochemistry I  

Anatomy & Physiology

  • BIOL 349 Comparative Anatomy and Physiology: Locomotion and Systems Regulation
  • BIOL 350 Comparative Anatomy and Physiology: Energy Acquisition and Processing 

OR

  • EXSC 213 Human Anatomy
  • EXSC 214 Physiology

Physics

  • PHYS 111 Classical Physics I

Mathematics/Statistics

  • MATH 113 Calculus I (Note: MATH 108 & 109 Calculus with Review I & II can substitute for 113)
  • STAT 220 Statistics I

Communication & Journalism

  • COJO 100 Public Speaking