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Pre-Dentistry (Biological Sciences), Preparation Course

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University rank #801 (QS) , OH,
The Department of Biological Sciences provides a specialized curriculum for students interested in one of the following: Pre-dentistry, Pre-medicine, Pre-optometry, And Pre-veterinary medicine.

About

Career Opportunities

We prepare students for graduate or professional school, and career paths in biotechnology, biomedical research, and related areas. These are fields that are experiencing tremendous growth in employment opportunities both in academia and in the private sector.The Department of Biological Sciences provides a specialized curriculum for students interested in one of the following:
  • Predentistry
  • Premedicine
  • PreoptometryPreveterinary medicine
Students will be assigned an academic advisor who specializes in the type of professional school he or she is interested in attending. A student should contact the schools of choice and consult both their academic advisor and the department preprofessional advisor for specific course and exam requirements.

While no specific major is required by any of these schools, this curriculum provides students with a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biological Sciences, prepares them for their professional school experience, and fulfills course requirements for entry into most schools. Applicants to these schools are required to take one of the following admission tests: Dental Admission Test (DAT), Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), Optometry Admission Test (OAT), and either the Veterinary Admission Test (VAT) or Graduate Record Exam (GRE) for veterinary school.

Programme Structure

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Applicants to these schools are required to take one of the following admission tests: Dental Admission Test (DAT), Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), Optometry Admission Test (OAT), and, Graduate Record Exam (GRE) for veterinary school, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant Programs. 

Ohio University students are assigned an academic advisor in their college department who specializes in advising students in specific areas of interest. A student should contact the schools of choice and consult both academic advisor and the department pre-professional advisor for specific course and exam requirements

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Athens

  • 1079 - 1780 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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