Alverno College

Milwaukee, WI

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Subject Area Prerequisite Requirement Transfer
General Biology
(with lab)
2 courses Science 119-120 & Biology 222
General Chemistry (with lab) 2 courses Science 119-120 & Chemistry 260
Organic Chemistry (with lab) 2 courses Chemistry 221-322
Calculus 1 course Math 152
Physics 2 courses Physics 231-232
Microbiology 1 course Biology 251
English / Communication 1 course Communication 110 & (Communication 112 or English 130)
Economics 1 course Management 211
Statistics 1 course See note —> Most 3 credit statistics courses will satisfy
Social Science 1 course Social Science 101 Another acceptable course: Sociology/Political Science 301
Behavioral Science 1 course Psychology 101
Ethnic (Diversity) Studies 1 course See note —> Course must focus on history, experiences, or cultural traditions of ethnic or social minorities
Total Coursework Required 68 credits

Last updated: 5/1/2011

Note: Pre-PharmD students may wish to include in their preparatory course work, as time/space allows, some of the non-professional curriculum graduation requirements: 2 credits of any kind of history and 3 credits of humanities electives. These graduation requirements may be completed before or after starting the PharmD program. They must be completed before completion of the PharmD program.

Note: College Board Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) credit is accepted per University of Wisconsin-Madison guidelines.