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Field of Study: Pre-Medicine

Introduction

Pre-medicine programs prepare people to attend medical school.

 

Overview

Pre-medicine programs include topics such as:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Organic chemistry

Schools
Community colleges and other 2-year schools offer associate degree programs. An associate degree usually takes two years to complete. After earning an associate degree students can transfer to a college or university for further study.

Many colleges and universities offer bachelor's degrees in pre-medicine. A bachelor's degree usually takes about four years of full-time study.