About Pre-Professional Programs
If you are interested in pre-medicine, pre-dentistry or pre-law, you can complete a UW Tacoma undergraduate degree and many prerequisites required of the professional program in which you are interested. Please note that pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-veterinary medicine, and pre-law are not undergraduate majors at UW Tacoma, but rather programs of study that help to prepare you to apply to professional programs.
If you are interested in nursing at UW Tacoma, please visit the Nursing program's webpage.
UW Seattle offers the following pre-health degree programs:
- MEDEX Northwest Physician Assistant Program
- School of Pharmacy
- Rehabilitation Medicine (Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Prosthetics/Orthotics)
The book Careers in Health Care, by Barbara Swanson, covers nearly every allied health area from anesthesiologist's assistant to surgical technologist.
UW Seattle offers the following pre-law degree programs:
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