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Pre-Pharmacy Coursework

Colorado Transfer Guide


The following are course transfer guides specific to colleges and universities in Colorado.

 

Adams State College
Aims Community College
Colorado Christian University
Colorado College
Colorado Community College System Colleges
Colorado Mesa University (formerly Mesa State College)
Colorado School of Mines
Colorado State University
Colorado State University Pueblo
Fort Lewis College
Metropolitan State University of Denver (formerly Metropolitan State College of Denver)
Regis University
University of Colorado Boulder

Catalog: 2016-17
Units: Semester
Science/Math Course Requirements
These courses must be completed within 10 years of the semester of intended Pharm.D. program entry.
NON-CHEMISTRY MAJORS TAKE THE FOLLOWING CHEMISTRY SEQUENCE


Dept.

Course #

Credits

Title

CHEM

1113 & 1114

4 + 1

General Chemistry I + lab

CHEM

1133 & 1134

4 + 1

General Chemistry II + lab

CHEM

3311 or 3351

4

Organic Chemistry I

CHEM

3321 or 3361

1 or 2

Organic Chemistry I Lab

CHEM

3331 or 3471

4

Organic Chemistry II

CHEM

3341 or 3381

1 or 2

Laboratory in Organic Chemistry II

CHEM

4611 or 4700

4

Survey of Biochemistry or Foundations of Biochemistry

BIOCHEMISTRY MAJORS TAKE THE FOLLOWING CHEMISTRY SEQUENCE


Dept.

Course #

Credits

Title

CHEM

1400 & 1401

4 + 1

Foundations of Chemistry + Lab

CHEM

3311 or 3351

4

Organic Chemistry I

CHEM

3321 or 3361

1 or 2

Organic ChemistryI lab

CHEM

3331, 3471 or 3491

4

Organic Chemistry II

CHEM

3341 or 3381

1 or 2

Laboratory in Organic Chemistry II

CHEM

4400, 4511 or 4531

4

Physical Chemistry

CHEM

4700

4

Foundations of Biochemistry

Math and Science Requirements:


Dept.

Course #

Credits

Title

EBIO

3400

4

Microbiology

IPHY

3410

3

Intro to Human Anatomy

IPHY

3430 + 3435

3 + 2

Intro to Human Physiology + lab

MATH

1300 or 1310

5

Calc I; Calc, Systems & Modeling

PHYS

2010

4

General Physics 1

Either EPOB or MCDB sequence fulfills general biology w/lab credit.


  EBIO

1210 & 1230

3 + 1

General Biology I + Lab I

EBIO

1220 & 1240

3 + 1

General Biology II + Lab II

OR . . .

MCDB

1150 & 1151

3 + 1

Intro to Molecular Biology + Lab

MCDB

2150 & 2151

3 + 1

Principles of Genetics + Lab

Additional Course Requirements:


Dept.

Course #

Credits

Title

WRTG

1150, 1250, 3030 or 3040 *

6

Writing and Rhetoric, Writing on Science or Writing on Business

COMM

1300

3

Public Speaking

ECON

2010

4

Principles of Microeconomics

Social Science (9 semester hours): psychology, sociology, anthropology, history, literature, philosophy or other humanities courses

* If student takes only 3000 level or above, 1150 or 1250 is not required.

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
University of Colorado Denver
University of Denver
University of Northern Colorado
Western State College


 

* If you attend a college or university outside Colorado and would like to have your transcript evaluated, you may contact the Office of Student Services: PharmD.Info@ucdenver.edu or 303-724-2634. You may also write a letter of request and mail or fax it along with copies of your transcripts to: 

University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy
Attn: Recruitment and Outreach Coordinator
12850 E Montview Blvd, C238
Aurora, CO 80045​

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