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    Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

    Course Equivalents (Articulation Agreement) to the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences PharmD Program

    California State Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo: 2017-2019

    Math and Science                      
    Online Science Courses Are Not Accepted for Prerequisites
    Required Courses Cal Poly SLO Course Number
    Calculus MATH (141, 142) or (161, 162)
    Physics with Lab PHYS (121) or (131) Lab Included
    General Chemistry with Lab CHEM (127, 128, 129) Labs Included
    Organic Chemistry with Lab CHEM (Lec 216, 217, 218; Labs 221, 324) [Fall 2015 Prior CHEM (216, 217, 218) Labs Included or (Lec 316, 317, 318; Lab 319) Additional Lab Not Required]
    General Biology with Lab BIO (160, 161, 162) Labs Included
    Physiology with Lab BIO (361) Lab Included
    Microbiology MCRO (221) or (224) or (225) or (423) Lab Not Required
    Liberal Arts
    42 Quarter Units of Liberal Arts Credit Required
    English Composition
    Minimum 8 Quarter Units
    COMS (126) (145) ENGL (134) (145) (148) (149) (302)   Two Courses Required
    Public Speaking COMS (101) or (102) or (201) Online Courses are Not Accepted for This Requirement
    Economics ECON (201) or (222)
    Students With a Bachelor's Degree Can Substitute: ECON (221)
    Psychology PSY (201) or (202) or (405)
    General Education Categories
    Students who have not completed a US Bachelor's degree must complete one course in each of these categories:
    IC Global Studies-Minimum 4 Quarter Units Cultural Anthropology, Eastern Politics, Intercultural Communication, European History, Classical Mythology
    IIB Worldviews and Ethics-Minimum 4 Quarter Units World History, History of Western Civilization, Intro to Phil, Political Phil, Religion, Ethics
    IIC Visual and Performing Arts-Minimum 4 Quarter Units Intro to Art, Intro to Theater, Music Appreciation, Film History, Photography, History of Theater, Applied Art