Prerequisites for Transfer Students

HAMPTON UNIVERSITY

Prerequisites for transfer students applying to the Pharm.D. program

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 or Psychology)

and Macroeconomics

 6

Calculus

 3

 

General Microbiology (Lab preferred)

 3

General Biology with Lab

 8

 

Microbiology Elective1.          

           OR

Immunology Elective1

 3

General Chemistry with Lab

 8

 

Genetics                         

 3

Health

 2

 

Human Anatomy with Lab

           OR

Anatomy and Physiology I with lab

 3

Speech

 3

 

Human Physiology with Lab

           OR

Anatomy and Physiology II with lab

 3

History

 3

 

Statistics

 3

Organic Chemistry with Lab

 8

 

TOTAL

 79

Physics with Lab

 5

 

 

 

1A 300-level or higher course in either Microbiology or Immunology is recommended. We highly recommend a course in Medical Microbiology. Please contact our Office directly if you have questions.

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

 3We recommend a course in Microeconomics or Macroeconomics.