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GU Undergraduate Entry Requirements • Completion of four years of science courses at the high school level (biology and chemistry courses are required, while physics is highly recommended) • Completion of four years of math courses at the high school level • Cumulative high school GPA of 3.4 or higher on a 4.0 scale • Class rank in the top 25% of high school class • Minimum SAT score of 1220 (new SAT)/1150 (old SAT) or ACT composite score of 25 • Evidence of academic and personal potential, and a desire to become a physician UMHS Entry Requirements After three or four years of undergraduate study, the participant is conditionally guaranteed an interview and possible admission to UMHS if the following requirements are satisfied. • S  uccessful completion of a minimum of 90 credit hours of undergraduate study • Completion of all course requirements for UMHS with no grade lower than C- in any premedical prerequisite coursework • Overall college GPA of 3.25 or higher • Good standing with Gannon University • MCAT score considered to be competitive by UMHS admissions • Online application to UMHS, approximately 10–12 months prior to anticipated UMHS matriculation • Letter of evaluation from the Pre-Health Applicant Review Committee at Gannon University that attests to the candidate’s preparation and suitability for the study and practice of medicine • Recommendation for admission by a UMHS interviewer who has interviewed the applicant in person or via Skype • No circumstances that might prevent the student from participating in clerkships in the U.S. or make the student ineligible for study or licensure in the U.S. • Any additional requirements as outlined through the affiliation agreement between Gannon University and UMHS; students accepted to the program will have access to all requirements specified in the agreement through the Director of the Pre-Health Advising Program at Gannon University Students who meet all entry requirements listed above will be accepted on a rolling admissions basis. If the semester for which the student has applied has reached capacity prior to acceptance, they will be eligible for acceptance the next available semester. Curriculum UMHS 3+4 ACCELERATED MEDICINE FRESHMAN First Semester 3 Molecular and Cellular Biology/ BIOL 122 1 Molecular and Cell. Biology Lab/ BIOL 123 3 General Chemistry I/CHEM 111 1 General Chemistry I Lab/CHEM 112 3 Trigonometry/MATH 112 or Calculus 1/MATH 140† 3 College Composition/LENG 111 2 First-Year Seminar 16

Second Semester 3 Animal Form and Function/BIOL 124 1 Animal Form and Function Lab/BIOL 125 3 General Chemistry II/CHEM 114 1 General Chemistry II Lab/CHEM 115 3 Critical Analysis & Comp/LENG 112 3 Foundations of Theology/LTHE 101 3 Introduction to Philosophy/LPHI 131

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Gannon Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019  

Gannon Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019