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PRE-HEALTH PROGRAMS

JUNIOR First Semester 3 Human Anatomy & Physiology I/ BIOL 115 1 Human Anatomy & Physiology I Lab/ BIOL 116 3 Foreign Language 3 LPHI 237 or any LTHE 300 level course 3 Literature Series/LENG* 3 Introduction to Psych/PSYC 111 or Basic Sociology/SOCI 110 16

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Second Semester 3 Human Anatomy & Physiology II/ BIOL 117 1 Human Anatomy & Physiology II Lab/ BIOL 118 3 Immunology/BIOL 338 3 Fine Arts Series/LFIN* 3 Senior Seminar/LBST 383 (Medical Ethics) 3 Microeconomics/BCOR 111 or Macroeconomics/BCOR 112 16

* Please refer to the Undergraduate Catalog for course options. Total Credits to be Completed at Gannon: 100

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY 3+4 ACCELERATED PODIATRIC MEDICINE Gannon University, in affiliation with Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine (KSUCPM) located in Independence, Ohio, offers a program for qualified students to earn a bachelor’s degree from Gannon University and a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.) degree from KSUCPM. The 3+4 accelerated program grants highly motivated and academically strong students the opportunity to matriculate to KSUCPM after completing only three years of undergraduate study at Gannon University. Students enrolled in the program are conditionally guaranteed acceptance to KSUCPM. Participation in the program alleviates much of the cost of applying to podiatry schools, while providing a strong background in scientific and biomedical courses at Gannon University. Successful completion of the first year of podiatry school at KSUCPM will allow students in the 3+4 accelerated program to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in health science from Gannon University. 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 3.0 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 podiatrist KSUCPM Entry Requirements After three years of undergraduate study, the participant is conditionally guaranteed admission to KSUCPM if the following requirements are satisfied. • C  ompletion of the curriculum as outlined in Gannon University’s Undergraduate Catalog • Cumulative overall GPA of 3.4 or higher maintained during the first three years of undergraduate study at Gannon • Cumulative science GPA of 3.2 or higher maintained during the first three years of undergraduate study at Gannon • MCAT score of 496 or higher preferred • Commitment to the podiatric profession and its advancement, and demonstrated moral and professional character

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