Pre-Health Science Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
Career paths in the health sciences are seemingly endless and always in demand. The Professional and Liberal Studies department offers the Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Science Certificate program to assist adults who wish to enter a health profession or to enhance or change careers. A conferred Bachelor’s degree in a non-science field is required to qualify for admission consideration.
The Post-Baccalaureate certificate allows students to complete prerequisites in Biology, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Bio-Chemistry, and Physics, for entrance into medical school, P.A. (Physician’s Assistant) programs or other allied-health fields.
Benefits of the SJU Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Certificate:
- Competitive admissions
- Nine-course program
- No commitment to a full degree program
- Access to SJU’s science faculty
- Eligible for financial aid. (view the Gainful Employment Disclosure)
Please note, students interested in this certificate must have a schedule that allows for daytime classes. Also, by taking advantage of summer classes, students may complete the certificate within five semesters (1 ½ years).
To apply, please click on “Apply Now” and submit an Adult Learner application and official college transcripts.