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Students interested in attending medical school most often complete a biology or chemistry major, though there is no required major. Most medical schools prefer students with a broad undergraduate education that includes a number of required and recommended courses. A nursing major is also available.

Typical Required Coursework:


It is suggested that students finish the required coursework by their junior year so they are prepared to take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) before their senior year.