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  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Biomedical Sciences Minor


The minor in Biomedical Sciences provides students with a useful complement to majors in sciences, engineering, business and humanities at AUC. The program offers directed study in human and animal systems to broaden the background of students wishing to pursue professional careers in biomedical industry, biotechnology, bioinformatics, medicine, and other related areas.

This program fulfills the sciences requirements for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT®), and the Dental College Admission test (DAT®). Students who wish to apply for medical, dental or other related biomedical graduate programs must complete all other course requirements for admission, as well as other application requirements and extracurricular activities.


Program of Study


The program requires completion of a minimum of 15 credits in biomedical sciences courses. Biology majors are not eligible for this minor.