Pre-Med Studies: Selecting a Major

Although most Truman students pursuing pre-med studies opt to major in a basic science discipline such as Biology, Chemistry, or Physics, applied health majors are also common such as Health Science and Exercise SciencePsychologySociology, and any social science are also good majors for premeds at Truman. It is not uncommon for majors in the humanities to be welcomed applicants and accepted into medical school.

Academic Advisors for Pre-Med Students

It is essential that you become familiar with the different curricula and sequences available and ask your academic advisor how these fit in with your interests and goals. Most disciplines have advisors who are specifically selected to advise students interested in medicine, and you should make a point to visit them regarding your decision or any questions you might have.

Contact a Pre-Med Advisor