University of Minnesota-Twin Cities – PharmD Transfer Equivalency Course List

Minneapolis, MN

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Subject Area Prerequisite Requirement Transfer
Equivalencies
Notes
General Biology
(with lab)
2 courses Biology 2002-2003 Other acceptable courses: Biology 1009 & Physiology 3051 & Anatomy 3601 OR Biology 2002H-2003H
General Chemistry
(with lab)
4 courses Chemistry 1061-1065 & 1062-1066 Other acceptable courses: Chemistry 1071H-1075H & 1072H-1076H (see note below about Life Science Chemistry)
Organic Chemistry
(with lab)
3 courses Chemistry 2301 & 2302-2311 Other acceptable courses: Chemistry 2331H & 2332H-2312H (see note below about Life Science Chemistry)
Calculus 1 course Math 1271 Other acceptable courses: Math 1142, 1241, or 1371
Physics (with lab)
1 course Physics 1101W Other acceptable courses: Physics 1201W, 1301W, or 1401W
Microbiology 1 course Microbiology 3301 Another acceptable course: Microbiology 3303
English / Communication 1 course Writing Studies 1401 Another acceptable course: Writing Studies 1301
Economics 1 course See note —> Most 3 credit economics courses will satisfy
Statistics 1 course See note —> Most 3 credit statistics courses will satisfy
Social Science 1 course See note —> Most 3 credit social science courses will satisfy
Psychology 1 course See note —> Most 3 credit psychology courses will satisfy
Ethnic (Diversity) Studies 1 course See note —> Course must focus on history, experiences, or cultural traditions of ethnic or social minorities
Humanities Courses 2 courses
(6 credits)
See note —> Most 6 credits labeled as humanities will satisfy
Total Coursework Required 72 credits

Last updated: 9/14/17

NOTE:  We will accept the 3-semester Chemistry for Life Sciences sequence as meeting both the General and Organic Chemistry requirements (Chem 1081/1065 & Chem 1082/1086 & Chem 2081/2085)