BS/MD Course Requirements: 128 credits

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Group I: 15 Credits

Required: Credits
1880:310 Medicine & the Humanities 3
3600:361 Biomedical Ethics 3

Remaining nine credits from among the following:

  • Classics (3200)
  • Greek (3210)
  • English (3300, above 112)
  • History (3400)
  • Humanities in the Western Tradition I, II (3400:210, 221)
  • World Civilizations (3400:385-391)
  • Latin (3510)
  • Philosophy (3600)

Group II: 13 Credits

Required: Credits
3300:111 English Composition I-Honors 4
3300:112 English Composition II-Honors 3
7600:105 Introduction to Public Speaking; Or 3
7600:106 Effective Oral Communication 3

Remaining credits from among the following:

  • Modern Languages (3520-3580, 300 level or above)
  • Art (7100)
  • Music (7500)
  • Musical Organizations (7510)
  • Applied Music (7520)
  • Theatre Arts (7800)
  • Theatre Organizations (7810)
  • Dance (7900)
  • Dance Organizations (7910)

Group III: 9 Credits

Required: Credits
3750:100 Introduction to Psychology 3

Remaining six credits from among the following:

  • Anthropology (3230)
  • Economics (3250)
  • Geography (3350)
  • Political Science (3700)
  • Psychology (3750)
  • Sociology (3850)

Group IV: 66 Credits

Required: Credits
Mathematics
3450:221 Analytical Geometry & Calculus I 4
3470:261,262 Intro. Statistics I, II (BS/MD) 4
Biology
3100:111,112 Principles of Biology I, II 8
3100:211 General Genetics 3
3100:363,364 Animal Physiology, w/lab 4
3100:485,486 Cell Physiology, w/lab 4
(Plus eight additional Biology 300/400 credits - please refer to the list of suggested courses)
Chemistry
3150:151,153 Principles of Chemistry I, II 6
3150:152 Principles of Chemistry I Lab 1
3150:154 Qualitative Analysis (Lab) 2
3150:263,264 Organic Chemistry I, II 6
3150:265 Organic Chemistry I Lab 2
3150:401,402 Biochemistry I, II 6
Physics
3650:261,262 Physics for Life Sciences I, II 8

Free Electives: 14 Credits

Free electives may be selected from any department except physical education (5540), Summit College math or science classes, mathematical sciences (3450, 3460, 3470) and sciences (3010, 3100, 3150, 3370, 3650). Credits earned in excess of requirements for any Group I-III may be applied toward this free elective requirement. (May be taken on credit/noncredit basis.)

Specific B.S./M.D. Program Requirements: 11 Credits

Required: Credits
1800:201 Medical Seminar and Practicum I 3
2780:290 Special Topics: CPR 2
3100:180 BS/MD Program Orientation 1
3100:190,191 Health Care Delivery Systems 2
3100:290,291 Health Care Delivery Systems 2
5540:Any Physical Education 1

The College requirement of 47 upper level credits is waived for B.S./M.D. students promoted to Phase II in two years. Those who leave the program or take a third year must satisfy this requirement. See the BS/MD Program Academic Adviser for clarification.