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Associate Degrees in Pre-Med

Once a student of a higher education institution has chosen a major subject and completed a set amount of coursework that typically takes around two years’ time, he or she is then eligible to be awarded an Associate Degree in that subject. What is an Associate Degree in Pre-Med? Pre-med is the educational avenue pursued by many undergraduate students who wish to become medical students and e… Read more

Once a student of a higher education institution has chosen a major subject and completed a set amount of coursework that typically takes around two years’ time, he or she is then eligible to be awarded an Associate Degree in that subject.

What is an Associate Degree in Pre-Med? Pre-med is the educational avenue pursued by many undergraduate students who wish to become medical students and eventually full-fledged doctors. Since medicine requires a broad range of knowledge on a multitude of subjects, coursework in this field aims to give students a solid foundation from which they might choose to pursue a specialization later on. Course topics usually include biology, chemistry, neuroscience, organic chemistry and physics. Additionally, each of these classes often involves some kind of lab work in order to familiarize students with hands-on applications.

The benefits of an associate’s degree in pre-med include the emotional satisfaction of working to help people on a daily basis as well as the monetary security of salaries that often go into six figures.

Because it is designed to get one started on a career path in medicine, the educational track for an associate’s degree in pre-med and the required coursework that follows for several years can quickly get expensive.  In addition to tuition figures, make sure you take proper clothing and equipment into account before choosing a school.

An associate’s degree in pre-med can lead to many fulfilling careers in the future. You might go the traditional route of working in a hospital setting to treat patients of all ages with myriad maladies. You could choose to open your own private practice in which you offer specialized treatment for certain medical cases. Furthermore, you could go into lab research to find the next great cure or treatment.

Pre-med courses are offered online and on campuses all over the world. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg, USA

The Pre-Medicine and Pre-Pharmacy Associate of Science degree program is designed for students who aspire to enter medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, or the pharmacy fi ... +

The Pre-Medicine and Pre-Pharmacy Associate of Science degree program is designed for students who aspire to enter medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, or the pharmacy field. Preparation for the study of medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and pharmacy requires a good general education foundation with as many courses as possible in biology, chemistry, and physics. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Central Wyoming College
Riverton, USA +3 More

Our healthcare training and certificate programs can prepare you for a rewarding, in-demand position in the healthcare industry. The program in nursing at CWC is designed to o ... +

Our healthcare training and certificate programs can prepare you for a rewarding, in-demand position in the healthcare industry. The program in nursing at CWC is designed to optimally prepare graduates for a career as a registered nurse and to practice in the complex and constantly evolving healthcare environment of today. -
Associate Degree
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Seward County Community College
Liberal, USA

SCCC offers a variety of pre-professional programs including pre-dentistry, pre-engineering, pre-med, pre-pharmacy, pre-physical therapy, and pre-veterinary options.

SCCC offers a variety of pre-professional programs including pre-dentistry, pre-engineering, pre-med, pre-pharmacy, pre-physical therapy, and pre-veterinary options. -
Associate Degree
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 

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