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  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49

Pre-Health Science, Pre-Medical Certificate of Completion


School of Math, Science & Engineering (MSE)

The Pre-Health Sciences major is an Associate of Arts Degree program that prepares students to apply for health-related programs at CNM, as well as to transfer to UNM or other four-year degree programs in numerous health-related fields. It fulfills the general education core courses for 4-year degrees required by the state of New Mexico and the University of New Mexico core curriculum.

This certificate of completion is specifically designed to meet the needs of students who already possess a Bachelor’s degree (or are near completion), have decided to apply to medical schools, and need to complete the science and math prerequisite courses.

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Educational Option Information

  • This educational option can be completed: Part-time or full-time
  • This program can be started: Any term
  • Primary course location: Main Campus
  • Additional requirements that apply to this educational option:
    • A felony conviction will not prevent entry into the program or employment; however, it may limit available employment opportunities.

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

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Career and Educational Opportunities

Educational Opportunities

This certificate of completion is specifically designed to meet the needs of students who already possess a Bachelor’s degree (or are near completion), have decided to apply to medical schools, and need to complete the science and math prerequisite courses.

Students from CNM should always refer to the catalog of their intended transfer institution for admission, program, course, and graduation requirements. College catalogs are generally available online. Students should also consult an Academic Coach to plan for transfer.

Many of the courses in this program are transferable and some may be applied to four-year degree programs at other institutions. CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges and universities in New Mexico and elsewhere.

 

Career Opportunities

 

Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites


Students may demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by Diploma/GPA , placement exam scores , or specific course work.

Recommended Sequence of Courses


Certificate of Completion in Pre-Health Science, Pre-Medical Concentration 35 credit hours