Pharmacy Program Prerequisites

HAMPTON UNIVERSITY

Prerequisites

General Education prerequisites are optional for students with a bachelor’s degree or higher.

Total number of college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 79 
Total number of basic science college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 44

Applicants attending foreign institutions must have their foreign transcripts evaluated to determine the U.S. educational equivalency prior to admissions consideration.  Transcripts should be evaluated by World Education Services (WES) for credential evaluation.

Course Title

Semester

Hours

 

Course Title

Semester

Hours

English

 6

 

Humanities2

 6

Pre-Calculus

 3

 

Social Science (Sociology/Psychology)

 6

Calculus

 3

 

General Microbiology (Lab preferred)

 3

General Biology with Lab

 8

 

Microbiology/Immunology Elective1

 3

General Chemistry with Lab

 8

 

Genetics                         

 3

Health

 2

 

Human Anatomy with Lab

 3

Speech

 3

 

Human Physiology with Lab

 3

History

 3

 

Statistics

 3

Organic Chemistry with Lab

 8

 

TOTAL

 79

Physics with Lab

 5

 

 

 

1A 500-level or higher course in Microbiology/Immunology is required. We highly recommend a course in Medical Microbiology.

 2Humanities elective can be fulfilled by one of the following courses: Art, Foreign Language, Music, Philosophy, Religion, Literature, or Theatre.