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Biological Sciences

Undergraduate Bachelor Programs

B.A., Pre-Health Profession Emphasis

Earn Your Bachelor of Arts Degree


This degree is designed for students wishing to pursue careers in professions such as Dentistry, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician’s Assistant, etc.. Requirements and electives are meant to meet the prerequisites for these professional programs, and students should be mindful of those requirements when choosing the elective courses. Additional courses to the major (such as a second semester of physics) and completion of service hours in the career may also be required for admission into these advanced degree programs.

For students wishing to attend medical school, please see our B.S. Biology degree.

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When you choose to earn your degree from Mount Saint Mary’s University, you'll join a vast network of accomplished alumnae and establish career-building connections. You’re not just another “face in the crowd” when you are a Mount student – you are part of our family.

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