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    • Pre-Med (ready for medical school)
      • Physician
      • Dentist
      • Veterinarian
    • Pre-Health
      • Pharmacist
      • Physician Assistant
      • Occupational Therapy
      • Physical Therapist
      • Anesthesiologist Assistant
      • Medical Technologist
      • Optometrist
    • Nursing

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Imagining a healthcare career? Physician? Physician assistant? Pharmacist? Dentist? Norwich University can start you on that path.

We offer foundational math and science courses, such as chemistry, biochemistry, biology, and calculus, that fit these career tracks and are taught in small classes by top-flight faculty. We offer research opportunities to complement your studies, which could include presenting your findings at regional and national conferences. Norwich's small size allows you to build individualized relationships with faculty, who love to mentor you as much as you love to learn. And, once you’ve chosen a career path, our mentorship can help you understand how to best prepare. On this page, you’ll find links to pre-health coursework for each field of study and information about people who will be devoted to your success.

Learn how Norwich can help you pursue a rewarding career in healthcare.

Q: Can Norwich University prepare me for medical school?

A: Absolutely. Norwich students have been accepted to top medical schools throughout the United States. Our rigorous preparatory coursework, research, and mentorship opportunities prepare exceptional candidates for a broad range of professional programs.

  • “I learned how to speak in a room full of people more confidentially. I learned a lot about my future. I enjoyed meeting new people and stepping out of my comfort zone.”
    Carley Rotter Norwich University Class of '18 (Biology)
    Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine Class of '24
  • “Norwich's strong and personalized biochemistry department gave me all of the tools necessary to excel on my entrance exam and helped me build a sturdy foundation for the didactics I would face in dental school. The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry's staff encourages students to reach their potential and sets them up for future successes.”
    U.S. Army 2LT Gregory Wilkins Norwich University Class of '18 (Biochemistry), M.B.A. '21
    New York University College of Dentistry Class of '22
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Coordinator of Pre-Health Professions Programming

Amy Welch, Ph.D. | awelch1@norwich.edu
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