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Undergraduate Degree Programs


Undergraduate Certificate Program

Shirl Henry
111 Old Main
University Park
Phone: 814-863-0327

Penn State Brandywine


The medical sciences certificate program is a one-year program designed for a select group of academically talented, highly motivated college graduates who do not have a science background. Courses are offered in a fixed-sequence, and students progress through as a part of a cohort. Students will work in a blended learning environment the majority of coursework will be completed through the Internet and self-study and come to the Penn State Delaware County campus approximately twice a month for laboratory work and exams. Upon completion, students will have the required science coursework to apply for admission to medical, dental, optometry, veterinary science, podiatry, physical therapy, physician

To earn an undergraduate certificate in MEDICAL SCIENCES, a minimum of 39 credits is required.


BIOL 110
BIOL 141
BIOL 142
CHEM 110
CHEM 111
CHEM 112
CHEM 113
CHEM 210
CHEM 212
CHEM 213
CHEM 472
PHYS 250
PHYS 251


Prerequisites Required.

Effective Date: Spring Semester 2007

Expiration Date:

Last Revised by the Department: 11/15/2011



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