Curriculum

Undergraduate Entry Pre-Professional Phase
YEAR 1
Fall Semester (B.S. program begins) Spring Semester
Introduction to Health Professions 1 Historical Understanding I 3
Writing Seminar I 3 Arts and Cultures 3
Biology I and Lab 4 Biology II and Lab 4
Chemistry I and Lab 4 Chemistry II and Lab 4
Finite Math/Introduction to Calculus/
Calculus I
3 or 4 Introduction to Calculus/ Calculus II/Free Elective 3 or 4
Physical Education 0.5    
Total Credits 15.5/16.5 Total Credits 17/18
YEAR 2
Fall Semester Spring Semester
Language or Area Studies 3 Language or Area Studies 3
Writing Seminar II 3 Social Science I 3
Introduction to Psychology 3 Developmental Psychology 3
Bio-organic Chemistry 3 Microbiology and Lab 4
Anatomy and Physiology I and Lab 4 Anatomy and Physiology II and Lab 4
Physical Education 0.5 Introduction to Healthcare 2
Total Credits 16.5 Total Credits 18
YEAR 3
Fall Semester Spring Semester
Humanities 3 Junior Seminar 3
Junior Seminar 3 Contemporary Perspectives 4
Abnormal Psychology 3 Principles of Genetics and Lab 4
Statistics I for Business 3 Immunology 3
Histology 4 Medical Terminology & Documentation 3
Clinical Interactions 3    
Total Credits 19 Total Credits 17
   
       
Professional Phase
YEAR 4
Summer/Fall Semesters
(graduate foundation courses)
Spring Semester (graduate courses begin)
Advanced Anatomy A & B 5 Clinical Medicine 8
Medical Physiology & Pathophysiology 3 Clinical Reasoning 2
Medical Genetics, Immunology & Microbiology 2 Emergency Medicine 3
Medical & Professional Ethics 2 Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics 4
Medical History Taking & Physical Diagnosis 5 Clinical Laboratory Medicine 2
Applied Behavioral Science 3    
Total Credits 20 Total Credits 19
First Summer Session Second Summer Session
Pharmacotherapeutics Seminar 1 Clinical Rotation 6
Clinical Disciplines Overview  (Surgery, Women's Health & Pediatrics) 3 Master’s Comprehensive Experience begins  
Biomedical Literature & Research 6
Advanced Radiology/ECG Seminar 1 1
Total Credits 10 Total Credits 7
YEAR 5
Fall Semester Spring Semester
Clinical Rotation 6 Clinical Rotation 6
Clinical Rotation 6 Clinical Rotation 6
Clinical Rotation 6    
Total Credits 18 Total Credits 12
First Summer Session Second Summer Session
Preceptorship: Primary Care 12 Preceptorship 6
Master’s Comprehensive Experience  (Taken over entire clinical year) 3 Preceptorship 6
Total Credits 15 Total Credits 12
Total Credits 5 year Program:  123-125 undergraduate;  93 graduate
Clinical Phase Experiences
Clinical Rotations (5 weeks each):
Internal Medicine
Surgery
Pediatrics
Women's Health
Psychiatry/Mental Health
Emergency Medicine
Preceptorships (5 weeks each):
Primary Care I 
Primary Care II
Primary Care Selective
Elective