Purdue University Calumet | College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Preparation for Podiatry Schools

Course Discipline Required or recommended Clarification Recommended PUC course(s) Alternate PUC
Course(s)
General Biology One year (8 semester hours) required (may include A&P) A sequence of courses representing a full academic year curriculum, with associated lab(s). BIOL 10100/10200; BIOL 21300/21400  
General Chemistry One year (8-semester hours) required A sequence of courses representing a full academic year curriculum, with associated lab(s). CHM 11500/11600  
Organic Chemistry One year (8-semester hours) required A sequence of courses representing a full academic year curriculum, with associated lab(s). CHM 25500/25501 and CHM 25600/25601 CHM 26505/26300 and CHM 26605/26400
Physics One year (8-semester hours) required A sequence of courses representing a full academic year curriculum, with associated lab(s). PHYS 22000/22100 PHYS 15200/25100
Math Varies Some schools may require one year (6 semester hrs) college math. Some additionally require statistics. Consult AACPM Admission requirements for specific school requirements. MA 15300 and STAT 30100 MA 16300 and BIOL 31000
Addtl’ Bio One semester (4-semester hours) additional biology required or strongly   recommended by some schools, required by others; must include lab Some schools may require one year (6 semester hrs) college math. Consult AACPM Admission requirements for specific school requirements.

Many options.
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English One year (6-semester hours) required (most) Specifics may vary, but one year is generally required, sometimes including distribution of writing and literature courses. ENGL 10400/10500 ENGL 10800
         
         
    ALWAYS CONSULT THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES OF PODIATRIC MEDICINE (AACPM) FOR SCHOOL-SPECIFIC   REQUIREMENTS