University of Colorado at Boulder

Boulder, CO

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Subject Area Prerequisite Requirement Transfer
General Biology
(with lab)
2 courses Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (Ebio) 1210-1230 & 1220-1240
General Chemistry (with lab) 2 courses Chemistry 111-1131 Other acceptable courses: Chemistry 1151-1171
Organic Chemistry (with lab) 2 courses Chemistry 3351-3361 & Chemistry 3371-3381
Calculus 1 course Math 1300
Physics 2 courses Physics 1110-1140 & Physics 1120-1150 Other acceptable courses: Physics 2010-2020
Microbiology 1 course Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (Ebio) 3400
English / Communication 1 course English 1001
Economics 1 course Economics 2010
Statistics 1 course See note —> Most 3 credit statistics courses will satisfy
Social Science 1 course Sociology 1001 Another acceptable course: Anthropology 1040
Behavioral Science 1 course Psychology 1001 Another acceptable course:
Psychology 2606
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.