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Biology Concentration in Pre-Medicine

The first step to a future in healthcare.

As the healthcare industry grows, the need for professionals in every facet of it grows as well. A strong foundation of undergraduate preparation ensures student confidence and success in medical and other health-related professional schools.

William Woods University experiences 100 percent acceptance into advanced professional degrees in medical school, pharmacy and physical therapy doctoral programs. Our pre-medicine concentration prepares students with the additional pre-requisite coursework they will need for admission to and success in their medical field of choice, including anatomy and physiology, chemistry, calculus, and others. Students take advantage of our state-of-the-art laboratory space to work with faculty, and perform hands-on research in topics that interest them most.

Additional coursework in the humanities, psychology and/or sociology is recommended, especially writing intensive classes.

Our Pre-Medicine degree at work

With a strong science-based foundation, you will be prepared for entrance exams, and earn your needed prerequisites for advanced study toward various healthcare fields.

Pursue a career as a:

  • Medical Doctor (M.D.)
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)
  • Nurse Practitioner (N.P.)
  • Physical therapist (P.T.)
  • Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.)
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)
  • Physician Assistant (P.A.)
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine or Dental Surgery (D.D.M. or D.D.S.)
  • Nurse (R.N.)
  • Researcher
  • And more


The biology concentration in pre-medicine includes coursework in human anatomy and physiology, comparative vertebrate anatomy, biochemistry and organic chemistry and more.

Admissions Information

Learn more about undergraduate admissions requirements, deadlines, tuition and financial aid available to you.

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