Whether you plan to attend medical school or pursue a career in the cutting-edge fields of medical research, technology, or pharmacogenomics, USF’s Pre-Medical Chemistry program will give you a distinct advantage. Our program blends a strong science foundation (including pre-medical courses) with hands-on research — making you a competitive applicant for the next step in your career.
You’ll be taught by expert faculty scientists. Your advisor (an expert in medical school admissions) will guide you through the medical school research and application process.
An academic plan is a general blueprint showing how one might complete the degree, semester by semester.
You can fast track your education through our agreement with Marian University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine. USF students can receive early acceptance or a guaranteed interview.
Additionally, Manchester University reserves 4 seats each year in its M.S. in Pharmacogenomics program for qualified USF students!
You will graduate with direct research experience — and this will set you apart from other medical or graduate school candidates! Our students participate in
On-Site Research with USF faculty scientists:
I worked on faculty research one summer and did an internship at a national lab another, both because of Dr. Geyer’s support. Now that I’m at a large university, I see how much I was given as an undergraduate and the difference it makes.
Talitha Frecker ‘13,
Ph.D. student in Chemistry at Vanderbilt University
Off-Site Research at labs throughout the region:
Jean Elick, Ph.D.