Attention UMBC Pre-Med Students!

Are you aware of the classes that you need to apply to medical school?  The classes that you need to achieve your dream that you’ve had since you were a young child?  The classes that you need to make a difference?  The classes that will provide a foundation for the rest of your lives?

No worries!  The classes required for a UMBC pre-med student are listed here 🙂

Minimum Requirements Determined by Medical Schools
8 credits of Biology with Labs: Choose two lecture courses (with their labs) from the list below
  • Molecular and General Genetics
  • Genetics Lab
  • Cell Biology
  • Experimental Biology Lab
  • Comparative Animal Physiology
  • Animal Physiology Lab
8 credits of Inorganic Chemistry with Labs
  • Principles of Chemistry I
  • Principles of Chemistry II
  • Introductory Chemistry Lab
8 credits of Organic Chemistry with Labs
  • Organic Chemistry I
  • Organic Chemistry I Lab
  • Organic Chemistry II
  • Organic Chemistry Lab II
8 credits of Physics with Labs
  • Basic Physics I (combines lecture with lab)
  • Basic Physics II (combines lecture with lab)
6 credits of College English
  • Composition
  • Any English Composition or Literature Course
6 credits of College Mathematics
  • Must choose from Applied Calculus I or Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
  • Must choose from Statistics with Application in Biological Sciences or Calculus and Analytic Geometry II

If you have any questions, by all means please contact our amazing pre-med adviser Christy Roelke!