Pre-Health Professions

Viterbo successfully prepares students for careers in medical-related fields. The core sequence provides students with a broad overview of the required sciences while advanced instruction provides students with the opportunity to take medical-related upper-division courses. In addition, students have several opportunities for hands-on experience with modern equipment and techniques as well as independent research projects. Finally, the Viterbo pre-health committee will assist students as they progress through the program.

The Viterbo University Pre-health Program:

  • offers a curriculum and pre-health committee that support professional and pre-professional programs.
  • is located in state-of-the-art science and laboratory facilities.
  • features opportunities to engage in mentored research with faculty.
  • develops skills such as analysis, problem solving, communications, decision making, and working both independently and in a research-team environment.
  • offers strong academic advising.

Pre-health Professions

  • Pre-Chiropractic
  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Optometry
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Physician Assistant
  • Pre-Podiatry
  • Pre-Veterinary

Pre-Health Professions Course Requirements


To help students and alumni explore interests, develop skills, refine goals, and understand requirements for admission to professional programs in health sciences.

For more information:
Ward Jones
Coordinator, School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics