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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Med Professions, AS

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Additional information available on the Pre-Med Professions Department website.

Recommended basic skills courses are

Health professions are necessary to provide comprehensive health care to all types of people. This program is designed to meet the needs of students who wish to go into professional health care positions in dentistry, medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, and chiropractic.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Pre-Med Professions program, students should be able to:

  • Explain information presented in mathematical forms (e.g., equations, graphs, diagrams, tables, words)
  • Convert information into and between various mathematical forms (e.g., equations, graphs, diagrams, tables, words)
  • Select or develop elements of the methodology or theoretical framework to solve problems
  • Examine evidence to identify patterns, differences, similarities, limitations, and/or implications related to the focus
  • Utilize multiple representations to interpret the data
  • State a conclusion based on findings

Content criteria, competencies, and student learning outcomes associated with the general education courses required for this degree can be found on the Colorado Department of Higher Education website.

Full list of requirements can be found at Associate of Science Degrees, AS .

Written Communication

Six (6) credit hours

Oral Communication

Three (3) credit hours


Three (3) credit hours minimum (credit hours over three [3] will be applied to the electives category).

Suggested Course


Three (3) credit hours

Natural and Physical Sciences

Twelve (12) credit hours.

Additional Required Courses and Electives

Twenty-one (21) credit hours selected from the AS approved course list can be found at Approved Elective Course List for AS Degrees . Please see your advisor for help choosing your electives.

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