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    Merced College

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

    Merced College: 2018-2019

    Math and Science 
    Online Science Courses Are Not Accepted For Prerequisites
    Required Courses Merced Course Number
    Calculus                                                  MATH (4A)
    Physics with Lab PHYS (2A) or (4A) Lab Included 
    General Chemistry with Lab  CHEM (4A, 4B) Labs Included 
    Organic Chemistry with Lab   CHEM (12A, 12B) Labs Included 
    General Biology with Lab BIOL (4A, 4B) Labs Included
    Physiology with Lab BIOL (18) Lab Included
    Microbiology BIOL (20) Lab Not Required
    Liberal Arts
    28 Semester Units of Liberal Arts Required
    English Composition
    Minimum 6 Semester Units
    ENGL (1A) (1B) (13) PHIL (13) Two Courses Required
    Public Speaking COMM (1) Online Courses Are Not Accepted For this Requirement
    Economics ECON (2)
    Students With a Bachelor's Degree Can Substitute: ECON (1)
    Psychology PSYC (1A) or (25)
    General Education Categories
    Students who have not completed a US Bachelor's degree must complete one course from each of these categories:
    IC Global Studies-Minimum 3 Semester Units ANTH 2, 10; COMM 30; FREN 3; GERM 3; HIST 5, 9A, 9B; HUM 15; PHIL 15; POSC 2; SPAN 3;
    IIB Worldviews and Ethics-Minimum 3 Semester Units HIST 4B; HUM 1, 2; PHIL 1, 3, 4, 5;
    IIC Visual and Performing Arts-Minimum 3 Semester Units ART 1, 2, 6, 12A, 15, 17A, 24A, 26A, 29A; DRAM 1, 12; MUSG 11, 12, 13, 14; PHED 14D1; PHOTO 10A, 10B