Associate in Science
PurposeThe Pre-Pharmacy program is intended for persons who plan to pursue a professional career in pharmacy. The plan of study presents a challenging blend of natural and physical sciences and can be tailored to meet individual needs. If you complete the program outlined, you are reasonably assured of being able to transfer with junior standing to most colleges and universities in Washington State. You are urged to consult with your advisor as you plan your curriculum and select electives. This will allow your advisor to coordinate your program with the requirements of the institution to which you expect to transfer.
Be certain to meet with your advisor to select a sequence of classes that will meet your transfer goals.
Program OutcomesPlease refer to the Distribution Requirements and their criteria listed on pages 33-35 of the 2012-13 Centralia College catalog.
Fall Quarter, First Year
|BIOL& 221||Majors Ecology/Evolution (S)||5|
|CHEM& 161||General Chem w/lab I (S)||6|
|ENGL& 101||Composition (C)||5|
Winter Quarter, First Year
|BIOL& 222||Majors Cell/Molecular (S)||5|
|CHEM& 162||General Chemistry w/lab II (S)||6|
|MATH& 151||Calculus I (M)||5|
Spring Quarter, First Year
|BIOL& 223||Majors Organismal Phys (S)||5|
|CHEM& 163||General Chemistry w/lab III (S)||6|
|MATH& 152||Calculus II (M)||5|
Fall Quarter, Second Year
|Health and Fitness Distribution (HF)||3|
|Social Science Distribution (SS)*||5|
Winter Quarter, Second Year
|MATH& 146||Introduction to Stats (M)||5|
|Humanities Distribution (H)*||5|
Spring Quarter, Second Year
|Social Science or Humanities Distributions (H or SS)*||5|
*Students are required to complete 3-5 credits in a Diversity course (D). A list of courses that satisfy the Diversity Requirement can be found in the college catalog.
Science electives: BIOL& 241, 242, 243 Human A & P w/lab I-III; CHEM& 261, 262, 263 Organic Chemistry w/lab I-III; PHYS& 221, 222, 223 Engineering Physics I-III.
**Biology majors should select Organic Chemistry or Anatomy & Physiology and Microbiology for second year sequence.(Updated 2013)