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Which courses count toward the science GPA?
The science GPA consists of all biology, chemistry, physics and math courses.

What should I major in for medical school (any professional school)?

What coursework is required for medical school (any professional school)?
Please refer to the "Required Coursework" section.

Can I take pre-med courses, such as organic chemistry or genetics, at a community college?

Do I have to complete all the pre-med requirements before applying to medical school?
It is recommended that students complete the basic science sequences (biology, general and organic chemistry and physics) before applying to medical school.  But, students can complete non-science and upper-level science requirements during the application year, as long as all required courses are completed before starting medical school.

When should I take the MCAT exam?

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Robin Rylaarsdam, Ph.D
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