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Chemistry, Pre-Medical, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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This Chemistry, Pre-Medical track from Indiana University of Pennsylvania provides you with the natural science and humanities courses that make students attractive applicants to medical schools and related programs. This program consists of a sequence of additional, primarily Biology courses to the main curriculum, allowing you to satisfy the requirements for both medical and graduate schools. 

Our American Chemical Society-accredited education emphasizes problem-solving and laboratory skills and encourages students to become active in research starting their freshman year. You will receive thorough chemical training and learn how to apply your chemistry knowledge to solve problems in health care and many other career fields.


With an undergraduate degree in chemistry, you’ll have the choice of many jobs and significant fields of endeavor:

  • Patent law
  • Medicine
  • Government agencies, local, state, federal
  • Secondary school teacher (with a BSEd in chemistry)
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Chemical research
  • Agrochemistry
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Astrochemistry
  • Atmospheric chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • American Chemical Society club members participate in volunteer work within the community, hold weekly meetings, and offer free tutoring. Projects have included volunteer water sampling of abandoned mine drainage.
  • Alpha Chi Sigma service fraternity welcomes all students from science-related majors and faculty. Membership includes weekly meetings that encourage cooperation and friendship.
  • American Medical Student Association provides monthly meetings where students make presentations about their internship experiences. Guest speakers also enhance the meetings.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • $25 Application Fee
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • International Student Financial Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • Passport Copy

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23872 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11936 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7916 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    10950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5475 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Indiana

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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