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

    University of California Merced: 2018-2019

    Math and Science                   
    Online Science Courses Are Not Accepted for Prerequisites
    Required Courses UC Merced Course Number
    Calculus                                                            MATH (11) or (21)
    Physics with Lab PHYS (8) or (18) Lab Included
    General Chemistry with Lab CHEM (2, 10) Labs Included
    Organic Chemistry with Lab CHEM (Lec 8, 100; Lab 8L, 100L) or (Lec 8, 100; 8L, Lab 101L) Additional Lab Not Required
    General Biology with Lab BIO (Lec 1, 2; Lab 1L, 2L)
    Physiology with Lab BIO (161) Lab included
    Microbiology BIO (120) Lab Not Required
    Liberal Arts
    28 Semester Units of Liberal Arts Credit Required
    English Composition
    Minimum 6 Semester Units
    CORE (1) (100) WRIT (10) (30) (100) (101) (116) (117) (130) Two Courses Required
    Public Speaking WRI (118) (or COMM (1) at Merced College) Online Courses Not Accepted for This Requirement
    Economics ECON (1)
    Students With a Bachelor's Degree Can Substitute: Microeconomics
    Psychology PSY (1) or (142)
    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 3 Semester Units Cultural Anthropology, Eastern Politics, Intercultural Communication, European History, Eastern Religion, Classical Mythology
    IIB Worldviews and Ethics Minimum 3 Semester Units History of Western Civilization, Intro to Phil, Political Phil, Western Religion, Biomedical Ethics
    IIC Visual and Performing Arts Minimum 3 Semester Units Intro to Art, Intro to Theater, Music Appreciation, Film History, Photography, History of Theater, Applied Art