The following coursework includes the minimum requirements to fulfill the course prerequisites for the Doctor of Pharmacy program in the Husson School of Pharmacy. Note: Chemistry, Biology and Math courses taken more than five (5) years ago are not routinely accepted for meeting pre-pharmacy requirements and will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

General Course Requirements
Husson Pre-Pharmacy Coursework

Courses Minimum # Semester Credits Courses Credits
General Chemistry with labs a 8 SC 181 Chemistry I a 3
SL 181 Chemistry I Lab a 1
SC 182 Chemistry II a 3
SL 182 Chemistry II Lab a 1
Organic Chemistry with labs a 8 SC 381 Organic Chemistry I a 3
SL 381 Organic Chemistry I Lab a 1
SC 382 Organic Chemistry II a 3
SL 382 Organic Chemistry II Lab a 1
General Biology with labs b 8 SC 191 Biology I b 4
SL 191 Biology I Lab b 0
SC 192 Biology II b 4
SL 192 Biology II Lab b 0
Human Anatomy and Physiology with lab b 8 SC 221 Anatomy and Physiology I b 3
SL 221 Anatomy and Physiology I Lab b 1
SC 222 Anatomy and Physiology II b 3
SL 222 Anatomy and Physiology II Lab b 1
Calculus I c 4 MS 181 Calculus with Applications c 4
Statistics c 3 MS 132 Probability and Statistics c 3
English Composition 6 EH 123 Rhetoric and Composition I 3
EH 124 Rhetoric and Composition II
3
Economics (Macro or Micro) EC 201 Microeconomics OR EC 202 Macroeconomics 3
Introduction to Psychology/Sociology PY 111 General Psychology OR SY 201 Principles of Sociology 3
Speech 3 CM 100 Speech 3
Elective, General Education d 6 General Education Elective d 3
General Education Elective d 3
Total 60

a Three quarters of the Chemistry prerequisites need to be successfully completed prior to the application deadline.
b Three quarters of the Biology/A&P prerequisites need to be successfully completed prior to the application deadline.
c One of the two math prerequisites needs to be successfully completed prior to the application deadline.
d Choose one from two separate areas: Humanities, History, Philosophy/Ethics, Foreign Culture/conversation, and Fine Arts.

Pre-Pharmacy students at Husson are automatically enrolled into the Pre-Pharmacy track of the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree program. This Pre-Pharmacy track ensures a smooth transition of qualified Husson students from the pre-professional to the professional stage of studies in the Husson University School of Pharmacy.