Pre-Medicine Concentration in the Biology Degree Program Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
The Natural and Applied Science department strives to educate and train a diverse student population in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) discipline to become lifelong learners, problem solvers, and globally and environmentally responsible citizens. The Biology program offers a pre-medicine concentration that provides the foundational coursework necessary for entry into medical and health field programs. The concentration integrates anatomy, physiology, chemistry, biology, microbiology, and genetics and provides students with the groundwork to engage in research and advanced, graduate-level coursework.
In providing this concentration, Cheyney University addresses the needs of current students who wish to focus on careers related to focused areas in the biological sciences and increase the number of well-prepared minority candidates for employment in various biology areas. Because of its emphasis on various scientific skills, this program also enhances the likelihood of accepting the student into a graduate program.