Pre-Professional Health Sciences at UIS

Pre-Professional Health Science is not an academic major.

Students in pre-professional health sciencesInstead, the term refers to the undergraduate coursework and related academic and community activities that students take in order to enhance one’s chances of being admitted into medical school.

Program Information and Guides

Professional Health Sciences include:

  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Optometry
  • Osteopathic Medicine
  • Podiatry
  • Chiropractic Medicine
  • Physician’s Assistant Training
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • And other Professional Schools

Students at UIS who wish to prepare for medical, dental, veterinary, or other professional schools may learn more about the process on the following web pages, and also find on-campus advising and online resources available for pre-health science students.