Pre-Med — Biology (BS)

Build a strong foundation for med school with this biblically integrated study of biology.

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Why Pre-Med?

This degree prepares students to apply to medical school. An in-depth study of this life science is an essential first step toward a career in medicine. By observing the natural world through a rigorous curriculum, students will master the critical thinking and researching skills needed to navigate the world’s complexities as they relate to the medical field.

Why Pre-Med at Cairn?

  • Study science through an integrated biblical worldview that will strengthen your faith in God.
  • Gain hands-on experiences through extensive lab training.
  • Develop research skills needed to pursue graduate school.
  • Explore the technical aspects of the field such as organic chemistry and statistics.
  • Interact with professors invested in you and your pursuits.
  • Complete courses needed to apply for the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)Biomedical Sciences (MS), or MS in Forensic Medicine programs at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (up to three Cairn students will be accepted in each program per year!)

Career Paths

  • Medical Doctor (DO or MD)
  • Physician’s Assistant