Pre-2017 Premed Concentration

Pre-2017

Please be certain that you are following the medical school preparation guidelines. For more information or help in preparing and applying to medical and health schools visit the Career Center’s Medical School or Health Careers webpages or make an appointment to speak to a Career Center Counselor.

IMPORTANT: Those who are following the Premed Concentration:
You should take Chem 3B and 3BL as it is a medical school requirement but it will not be required for the Bioengineering major.  You will be able to use Chem 3B and 3B Lab as a  technical topic.

Freshman Year Fall Spring
Math 1A , 1B , Calculus 4 4
Chemistry 1A or 4A General Chemistry 4
Chemistry 3A , 3AL , or Chem 112A , Organic Chemistry2 5
Physics 7A , Physics for Scientists and Engineers 4
BioE 10 3
E 7 , Introduction to Applied Computing or CS 61A 4
Reading and Composition 3 4
Freshman Seminar: BioE 24 and BioE 25 1 1
Minimum Total Units 16 18
Sophomore Year Fall Spring
Math 53 -54 , Multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra, Diff. Eqns. 4 4
Physics 7B , Physics for Scientists and Engineers 4
General Biology: Bio 1A & 1AL 5
Technical Topic: Organic Chemistry: Chemistry 3B & 3BL or Chem 112B 5 5
Technical Topic : Bio 1B (General Biology with Laboratory) recommended 4
Electives: Humanities / Social Studies 3 3
Minimum Total Units 13 16
Junior Year Fall Spring
Bioengineering Fundamentals : BioE 102 and BioE 110 7 4 4
Engineering Topic BioE 104 recommended8 4
Engineering/Biology Preparation : Chem C130 /MCB C100A 6 (Biochemistry) 4
Technical Topic : Stat 134, IEOR 172 or EE 126 recommended (statistics)9 3
Upper Division Biology Elective: MCB 150 recommended (immunology)10 4
BioE 100 or Humanities / Social Studies course with ethics content 3  3
Electives: Humanities / Social Studies 3  4
Minimum Total Units 16 14
Senior Year Fall-Spring
Bioengineering Lab Course : Must be upper division 4
Bioengineering Topics: BioE 116, BioE C118, BioE 121, BioE 164, and/or 165 recommended 4
Engineering Topic 8 3
Engineering/Biology Preparation: MSE 45 or EE40/EE1009 3
Bioengineering Design Project or Research 4
Electives: Humanities / Social Studies 3 4
Minimum Total Units 28
MINIMUM GRAND TOTAL UNITS 121