»Prerequisites for the Doctor of Pharmacy program

We will use an accelerated Doctor of Pharmacy program delivered year‐round over 3 years. We will admit our first class of students for Fall 2015. Prerequisites for admission will require70 (101) credits as specified below, which can be accumulated within two years. Pathways for entry will include 2-3 (Freshman Early Assurance), a 2 ‐3 from internal and external transfer students, and students with a Bachelor’s of Science degree. A Bachelor’s degree will not be required, however. Additional admission requirements for all pathways and applicants are at: https://www.chapman.edu/pharmacy/admission.aspx

Course

Semesters

Hours

Quarter

Hours

Chapman credits
**Biology (Gen,HumAnat w/ L) 8 12

BIOL204/204L GenBio 1, BIOL210/210L Human Anatomy

Microbiology 4 6 BIOL417/417L Microbiology
**Chemistry (General w/ Labs) 8 12

CHEM140/140L GenChem 1, CHEM150/150L GenChem 2

Chem (PharmOrganic w/ Labs) 8 12 CHEM230/230L OrgChem‐1, CHEM331/331L OrgChem‐2
Physics-w/Lab 4 6

PHYS101/101L General Physics 1

Biochemistry 4 6

BCHM 335/335L Biochemistry I:BioMolecules

Intro to Genetics 3 4 BIOL 132 Human Genetics
***Calculus 3 4 MATH110/110L Calculus
**Statistics 3 4 MATH203 Intro Statistics
Psychology or Sociology 3 4 PSY101 Intro Psychology or SOC300 Organizational Leadership
Economics (Micro or Macro) 3 4 ECON200 Micro Econ, ECON201 Macro Econ
**Physiology w/Lab 4 6

BIOL366/366L Principles of Physiology

**Communications/Speech 3 4 COM101 or COM110 or COM211
Ethics 3 4 PHIL314 Medical Ethics
English Composition 3 4 ENG208  Written Inquiry, or other non-creative writing course
Electives 6 9 History, Political Science ,Sociology ,or Psychology preferred
TOTAL 70 101

** May be waived with a 4.0 or A in AP course or through a challenge exam.

***May be waived with a score of “4 or higher” on Calculus AB, or with a score of “3 or higher” on calculus BC.

$ Contact Dr. Lawrence Brown, Associate Dean of Student & Academic Affairs with any questions about pre-requisites

or visit the CUSP Website (www.chapman.edu/pharmacy) for any changes to the General Pre-Requisite list

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