Pre-Medical School Track


Students who attend and/or graduate from USC Aiken and who follow their intended Medical School's recommendations for coursework successfully are able to be competitive for admission to those schools. Remember that in addition to success in the solid coursework provided at USC Aiken with a competitive GPA, all professional schools demand high test scores, strong character, and extensive exposure to the health care field.

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Pre-Med at USC Aiken

Pre-Med Program of Study - If you follow this program of courses, you can declare either a Chemistry or Biology major after 2nd year

Pre-Med as a Chemistry Major at USCA - course checklist - this is a checklist of courses needed to complete a Chemistry Major requirements and meet the pre-med requirements/recommendations of our local medical schools


Pre-Med Advice from USC Columbia - this is a link to the Pre-Med information on the USC Columbia Pre-Professional Advising webpage. It includes lots of useful information about perparing for your Medical School application including a timeline,  preparing for your MCAT, and job shadowing - a must for a strong interview

Useful Information for Pre-Med Students

Links to local Medical Schools' Requirements Web Sites

MCAT Information: Preparation and Registration

Useful statistical data from AAMC

Useful course recommendations for Preparation