School of Pharmacy UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON UW-La Crosse: Pharm-Tox Pre-Requisite Course Requirements < back to Transfer Equivalencies page Subject Area Prerequisite Requirement Transfer Equivalencies Notes Biology 2 courses Option A: Biology 303 and either 315 (preferable) or 204 Option B: Biology 312-313 and either 315 (preferable) or 204 A one-semester general biology survey course and microbiology do not count toward Option A. A one-semester general biology survey course and microbiology do not count toward Option B. Chemistry 3 courses Chemistry 103-104 and 303-304-305 Math 1 course Math 207 See Important Information about Calculus Physics 1 course Physics 103 Other acceptable courses: Physics 203 Communication 1 course or minimum placement exam score Any one of the following 7 options: (1) ** English 110, or (2) English 303, or UW System English placement test score(s): (3) an ENGL score of at least 605, or (4) an ECS score of at least 706, or (5) a UWEPT score of at least 660 and a UWRCT score of at least 730, orAP score: (6) at least 4 on the AP English: Language & Composition exam, or (7) at least 4 on the AP English: Literature & Composition exam Social Studies 3 credits of electives Additional Course Work Sufficient to result in a total of at least 60 transfer credits by the time of enrollment in the School of Pharmacy. Last updated: 4/21/2015 Note: Pre-BS-Pharmacology-Toxicology students may wish to include in their preparatory course work, if there is time/space, some of the non-major curriculum graduation requirements: the UW-Madison Communication “B” requirement, 6 credits of humanities electives, and 3 credits of ethnic studies. An ethnic studies course will count also as social studies or humanities, if the course qualifies as such. Non-major curriculum graduation requirements that are not completed prior to enrollment in the School of Pharmacy must be completed prior to graduation. Please contact the School of Pharmacy Admissions office for Communication “B” specifics and guidelines. Note: Credit by exam will be granted only in accordance with UW-Madison policies. If students have been granted credit by another college or university for College Board Advanced Placement (AP) exams, College Level Examination Program (CLEP) exams , or International Baccalaureate (IB) exams, it is imperative that they be aware of the UW -Madison credit policies. This applies also to retroactive foreign language credits. Students should not assume that these types of credits that may have been granted by another college or university will be accepted by UW-Madison.