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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Pre-Pharmacy Prerequisite Course Requirements
6 hours of General Biology: BIOL 2311 & BIOL 2312
4 hours of Microbiology: BIOL 3V20 or BIOL 3520
3 hours of Genetics: BIOL 3301
8 hrs of General Chemistry: (CHEM 1311/1111) & (CHEM 1312/1112)
8 hours of Organic Chemistry: (CHEM 2323/2123) & (CHEM 2325/2125)
3 hours of Calculus: MATH 2413
3 hours of Statistics: STAT 1342 or STAT 3332
3 hours of Freshman Rhetoric and Composition: RHET 1302
3 hours of Sophomore Literature: LIT 2331 or LIT 2341
4 hours of Physics: (PHYS 1301/1101) or (PHYS 2325/2125)
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.
CORE & Global Cultures FLAG Course Requirements
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 (College of Pharmacy Advising) – College of Pharmacy site
*Core & Flag Course Requirements (Requirements and Courses) – Select the most current catalog.