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Health Sciences

Relevant Majors for Health Professions

Students interested in the health professions may major in any area of study provided they complete all the prerequisites for their desired health professional program.   Selection of a major should be in consultation with their faculty advisor and Health Professions Advisor.  

Most pre-health undergraduates tend to major in one of the following disciplines:

Please note:  To assist you in the selection of a major area of study, it is strongly recommended that you visit the following sites to determine which major will best prepare you for your specific health professions school.  This is not an inclusive list, but it is a selection of those programs most commonly pursued by our students.  If you do not find your area of interest represented and cannot locate the information online, please reach out to Dr. Cecilia Fox for assistance at