Studies and Majors

Major in this to become a plastic surgeon
Plastic Surgery is, well, a ever changing medical specialty. The demand for cosmetic and restorative surgeons seems to be growing faster and faster. More people are desiring some kind of appearance improvement and plastic surgery is obviously a very popular approach. Before even attending medical school, however, one must take their pre-med courses as an undergraduate college student. Those types of courses may include biology, chemistry, biochem, organic chem, anatomy and physiology (Not ‘human anatomy’ but ‘regular’ as the ‘human anatomy’ will Not typically transfer), physics and calculus.

Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies



A program that prepares individuals for admission to a professional program in medicine, osteopathic medicine, or podiatric medicine.

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General



A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

Chemistry, General
Chemistry, General



A general program that focuses on the scientific study of the composition and behavior of matter, including its micro- and macro-structure, the processes of chemical change, and the theoretical description and laboratory simulation of these phenomena.

Health and Wellness, General
Health and Wellness, General



A program of study that prepares individuals to assume roles as health/wellness professionals in private business and industry, community organizations, and health care settings. Includes instruction in personal health, community health and welfare, nutrition, epidemiology, disease prevention, fitness and exercise, and health behaviors.

   
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