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7. Students cannot complete any required courses during the summer without prior approval 8. Demonstrated leadership potential and commitment to the pharmacy profession 9. Completion of the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT) no later than January of the year the student plans to matriculate at LECOM School of Pharmacy 10. Submit a completed PharmCAS application to LECOM School of Pharmacy no later than January 1st of the year a student plans to matriculate at LECOM School of Pharmacy 11. Submit official transcript(s) reflecting all college credit received as an undergraduate 12. Submit two letters of recommendation through the PharmCAS application. One of these letters MUST be from the Pre-Pharmacy Selection Committee at Gannon University. The second letter is recommended to be from a licensed pharmacist. 13. Successful completion of a criminal background check 14. Students must meet and agree to LECOM’s Health and Technical Standards 15. LECOM does not allow transfer students into this program 16. LECOM does not allow foreign nationals to apply for this conditionally guaranteed program 17. Students in this program who apply to any other pharmacy schools will forfeit their seat in the program because they have all ready been accepted to LECOM School of Pharmacy

LECOM 4+3 PRE-PHARMACY PROGRAM This is a conditionally guaranteed Early Acceptance Program presented in cooperation with the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) School of Pharmacy. The 4+3 program is the recommended program for most students. It is completed in two phases. Phase I consists of four years of undergraduate study at Gannon University and results in a degree of Bachelor of Science in Biology or Chemistry. Phase II consists of three years of pharmacy school education at LECOM’s School of Pharmacy in Erie, Pennsylvania or four years of pharmacy school education at LECOM’s School of Pharmacy in Bradenton, Florida and their associated clinical sites. Successful completion of Phase II results in earning a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree. Students in this program choose either biology or chemistry as a major while at Gannon. LECOM FOUR-YEAR (4+3) UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM IN PRE-PHARMACY AT GANNON UNIVERSITY Biology Curriculum (129-135 total credits) (Numerals in front of courses indicate credits)

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FIRST YEAR Semester I College Composition/LENG 111 First-Year Seminar Molecular and Cellular Biology & Lab/ BIOL 122 & 123 General Chemistry I & Lab/ CHEM 111 & 112 Calculus/MATH 140

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Semester II Critical Analysis and Composition/ LENG 112 Sacred Scriptures/LTHE 121 Animal Form and Function & Lab/ BIOL 124 & 125 General Chemistry II & Lab/ CHEM 114 & 115 History Without Borders/LHST 111

Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015  
Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015