Pre-Health Professions

If you have an interest in health, genetics, and how bodies function, and want to prepare for advanced study or a career in a health-related field, CMU’s Biology major with a concentration in Pre-Health Professions is the educational foundation you’re looking for. Gain a deep understanding of the human body and its functions, and become ready to find professional success in health care.

Pre-Health Professions Offerings

This program is offered at the following locations:

Residential Campus

About This Program

The Biology major with a concentration in Pre-Health Professions pairs the study of biology and chemistry to prepare you for a career in health-related areas including Medical, Dental, Pharmaceutical, and Veterinary. In your classes, you’ll be exposed to various forms of cutting-edge laboratory practice and studies – receiving the hands-on experience employers believe is vital in the candidates they seek.

As a CMU Biology major with a concentration in Pre-Health Professions, you will have opportunities to:

  • develop in-demand skills as you take classes including Microbiology, Biochemistry, Human Anatomy, Genetics, and Histology
  • become efficient in compiling data, presenting findings, and researching, calculating, and tabulating information
  • take part in hands-on learning in laboratories, field experiences, and internships
  • receive the preparation needed to earn an advanced degree

Degrees Available

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Pre-Health Professions - Fayette Campus

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Admission Requirements

Admission to CMU is selective. Our admission staff carefully reviews and evaluates each application on an individual basis. Please review all requirements prior to applying for admission.

CMU Admission Requirements