This list of courses represents the courses that we recommend from your institution that will satisfy our pre-pharmacy course admissions requirements; however, this is not an exhaustive list.” For example, there are likely other literature and statistics courses that will satisfy the sophomore literature and statistics requirements, respectively.
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6 hours of General Biology, BIOL 1401, BIOL 1403
4 hours of Microbiology, BIOL 3410
3 hours of Genetics, BIOL 3460
8 hrs of General Chemistry, CHEM 1410, CHEM 1420
8 hours of Organic Chemistry, CHEM 3410, CHEM 3420
3 hours of Calculus, MATH 2421
3 hours of Statistics, MATH 3351
3 hours of Freshman Rhetoric and Composition, ENGL 1310
3 hours of Sophomore Literature, ENGL 2311, 2312, 2321 or 2322
4 hours of Physics, PHYS 1410
Microbiology (including laboratory) must have one year of general biology and at least one semester of general chemistry as its prerequisite in order to satisfy our four credit hour microbiology requirement.
Calculus must include differential and introductory integral calculus to fulfill the calculus requirement. Students may have to take Calculus II to fulfill the introductory calculus topics required by the UT Austin College of Pharmacy. Business calculus will not satisfy the calculus requirement.
CORE & FLAG Course Requirements:
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Please reference the links below that provide explanation and direction regarding the core and flag course requirements you must fulfill in order to receive your degree from The University of Texas at Austin. These requirements are mandated by the Texas Higher Coordinating Board and UT Austin. The School of Undergraduate Studies at UT Austin oversees the fulfillment of these courses.
NOTE: Due to the demands and number of hours per semester of the Pharm.D. Curriculum, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND and advise that you complete these requirements prior to matriculation into the PharmD program, if accepted.
*Core & Flag Course Requirements (Requirements and Courses) – Select the most current catalog.