Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Pre-Medicine

The post-baccalaureate certificate in pre-medicine is designed to provide students with the foundational coursework, standardized test preparation, and access to real-world experience necessary for a successful medical school application. This full-time program, which can be completed in 12 months, is offered at GW's Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC). Visit the program website for additional program information.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 36 credits in required courses.

Required
HSCI 3101General Chemistry I
HSCI 3102General Chemistry II
HSCI 3103Organic Chemistry I
HSCI 3105Biochemistry
HSCI 3201Biology I
HSCI 3202Biology II
HSCI 3301Physics I
or HSCI 3501 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
HSCI 3302Physics II
or HSCI 3502 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
HSCI 3401Current Topics in Health Care I
HSCI 3402Current Topics in Health Care II
Electives
4 credits of elective coursework:
HSCI 2503Survey of Medical Terminology
HSCI 3104Organic Chemistry II
HSCI 3107Introduction to Biochemical Pharmacology
HSCI 3117Principles of Biostatistics for Health Sciences
Other elective courses may approved by the program.