Pursuing a Health Profession
Drexel's pre-health advising program is designed to help students with course selection, career information and the application process for all of the health professions. Students should meet with the pre-health coordinator as early as possible. The pre-health coordinator can advise students pursuing a variety of careers including medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, nursing and allied health.
If you are an enrolled Drexel student, please complete and submit the Pre-health Contact Form.
Each health profession has specific course requirements but one year of the following is generally required:
- General Biology
- General (Inorganic) Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry
Click here for a great resource for information on many careers in the health professions.
Click on the links below to learn more about each field:
The healthcare environment is undergoing a transformation in the United States and premed students need to be prepared.
A career in dentistry offers exciting opportunities for students with strong communication and entrepreneurial skills.
A career in veterinary medicine offers opportunities in the treatment of animals and food safety for the general public