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Center of Pre-Health Professions

Pre-health is a career track at ACU and not a major. CPHP students are allowed to select any major on campus to earn a degree in while also working toward their professional goals in a health-service field. The most common majors pursued by our students are biology, biochemistry, kinesiology, nutrition and animal science.

Pre-health is a career track at ACU and not a major. CPHP students are allowed to select any major on campus to earn a degree in while also working toward their professional goals in a health-service field. The most common majors pursued by our students are biology, biochemistry, kinesiology, nutrition and animal science.

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Your Major, Your Way

Study what you want and receive the preparation you need to pursue a health professional career. No matter which major you choose, CPHP guides you to ensure you meet professional school prerequisites while earning your degree. Develop a strong path for your career and be ready to take the next step after graduation with CPHP.

 

 

Biology

The Department of Biology offers multiple tracks that include pre-health prerequisites for all health professions. For interested undergraduate students, excellent opportunities exist to participate in research with biology faculty members.

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Students can choose a biochemistry major with a biomedical sciences track that includes pre-health prerequisites for all health professions. Chemistry and biochemistry faculty are active researchers with outstanding opportunities for undergraduates to participate as research assistants.

Students in the ACU fitness center

Kinesiology and Nutrition

From the action-packed excitement on the field adjacent to Wildcat Stadium to patient care in a clinic, the Department of Kinesiology & Nutrition offers several pre-health tracks, including pre-athletic training (3+2), pre-occupational therapy, pre-physical therapy and dietetics. Pre-health students have opportunities to be involved in research activities with our department faculty.

Let Your Future Take Fire

Discover amazing classes led by stellar professors who inspire your excitement for diving deep into your studies. Whichever major you choose, you’ll find opportunities for hands-on learning and experiences that place in you in the field.