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Pre-Medical is the preparatory study one takes to enter into a medical program. The Pre-Medical pathway at MCC will provide an effective learning environment where students develop critical thinking skills which will lay the groundwork for future educational experiences. A wide variety of courses are offered in order to provide students with the foundations necessary to complete a two-year degree here at MCC as well as to prepare them for transfer to a four-year institution.

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Degree Pathway starting with MATH-145

If you do not place into MATH-170 (Analytic Geometry and Calculus I), please consult this course pathway which begins with MATH-145 (Pre-Calculus) and consult with a faculty member or academic adviser.

Degree Information

  • Credit Hours: 69/ 70
  • Contact Hours: 87 / 88

Recommended Math Pathway: STEM

Writing Requirements: ENGL-101 and ENGL-102

Degree Pathway

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Contact Hours
Year One
Fall
ENGL-101English Composition I 33
BIOL-111
  and
BIOL-111L
Fundamentals of Biology
  and
Fundamentals of Biology Lab
4
  and
0
3
  and
3
MATH-145Pre-Calculus 55
MUS.-183
  or
ART.-110
World Music Appreciation
  or
Art Appreciation
3
  or
3
3
  or
3
Total 1517
Winter
ENGL-102English Composition II 33
BIOL-227Genetics 44
MATH-170Analytic Geometry and Calculus I 55
PSYC-281General Psychology 33
Total 1515
Spring / Summer
CHEM-131*
  and
CHEM-131L
  and
CHEM-131R
General Chemistry I
  and
General Chemistry I Lab
  and
General Chemistry I Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
5
  and
3
  and
1
CHEM-132**
  and
CHEM-132L
  and
CHEM-132R
General Chemistry II
  and
General Chemistry II Lab
  and
General Chemistry II Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
5
  and
3
  and
1
Total 1018
Year Two
Fall
CHEM-237
  and
CHEM-237L
  and
CHEM-237R
Organic Chemistry I
  and
Organic Chemistry I Lab
  and
Organic Chemistry I Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
3
  and
3
  and
1
PHYS-281
  and
PHYS-281L
General College Physics I
  and
General College Physics I Lab
4
  and
0
4
  and
2
MATH-150Probability and Statistics 44
PHIL-190
  or
PHIL-295
Introduction to Logic
  or
Ethics
3
  or
3
3
  or
3
Total 15 / 1619 / 20
Winter
CHEM-238
  and
CHEM-238L
  and
CHEM-238R
Organic Chemistry II
  and
Organic Chemistry II Lab
  and
Organic Chemistry II Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
3
  and
3
  and
1
PHYS-282
  and
PHYS-282L
General College Physics II
  and
General College Physics II Lab
4
  and
0
4
  and
2
SOCY-191
  or
ECON-221
Introduction to Sociology
  or
Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)
3
  or
4
3
  or
4
Total 1418

Degree Information

  • Credit Hours: 64 / 65
  • Contact Hours:

Recommended Math Pathway: STEM

Writing Requirements: ENGL-101 and ENGL-102

Degree Pathway

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Contact Hours
Year One
Fall
BIOL-111
  and
BIOL-111L
Fundamentals of Biology
  and
Fundamentals of Biology Lab
4
  and
0
3
  and
3
ENGL-101English Composition I 33
MATH-170Analytic Geometry and Calculus I 55
CHEM-131
  and
CHEM-131L
  and
CHEM-131R
General Chemistry I
  and
General Chemistry I Lab
  and
General Chemistry I Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
5
  and
3
  and
1
Total 1723
Winter
BIOL-227Genetics 44
ENGL-102English Composition II 33
CHEM-132
  and
CHEM-132L
  and
CHEM-132R
General Chemistry II
  and
General Chemistry II Lab
  and
General Chemistry II Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
5
  and
3
  and
1
PSYC-281General Psychology 33
Total 1519
Year Two
Fall
CHEM-237
  and
CHEM-237L
  and
CHEM-237R
Organic Chemistry I
  and
Organic Chemistry I Lab
  and
Organic Chemistry I Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
3
  and
3
  and
1
MATH-150Probability
  and
Statistics
44
PHYS-281
  and
PHYS-281L
General College Physics I
  and
General College Physics I Lab
4
  and
0
4
  and
2
MUS.-183
  or
ART.-110
World Music Appreciation
  or
Art Appreciation
3
  or
3
3
  or
3
Total 1721
Winter
CHEM-238
  and
CHEM-238L
  and
CHEM-238R
Organic Chemistry II
  and
Organic Chemistry II Lab
  and
Organic Chemistry II Recitation
5
  and
0
  and
0
3
  and
3
  and
1
PHYS-282
  and
PHYS-282L
General College Physics II
  and
General College Physics II Lab
4
  and
0
4
  and
2
SOCY-191
  or
ECON-221
Introduction to Sociology
  or
Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)
3
  or
4
3
  or
4
PHIL-190
  or
PHIL-295
Introduction to Logic
  or
Ethics
3
  or
3
3
  or
3
Total 15 / 1619 / 21
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