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    PreMedicine

    Dr. Kathryn Spink
    Chief Health Professions Advisor and Program Coordinator
    146C Life Sciences Building
    Chicago, Il 60616
    spink@iit.edu
    312.567.3441

    Cathie D'Amico
    Administrative Assistant
    314 Wishnick Hall
    Chicago, IL 60616
    damico@iit.edu
    312.567.5324

    Todd Kersh
    Administrative Assistant
    182 Life Sciences Building
    Chicago, IL 60616
    kersh@iit.edu
    312.567.7986

    PreMedical Planning Guide

    Post-baccalaureate Premedical Program

    Semester 1—First Fall Semester
    CHEM 124 Principles of Chemistry I (3-3-4)
    PHYS 123 General Physics I (3-3-4)
    MATH 151 Calculus I (4-1-5)
    Semester 1 total credits: 13
    Clinical Volunteer Service
    Semester 2—First Spring Semester
    CHEM 125 Principles of Chemistry II (3-3-4)
    PHYS 221 General Physics II (3-3-4)
    MATH 221 Basic Probability and Statistics (3-0-3)
    Semester 2 total credits: 11
    Clinical Volunteer Service
    Semester 3—Second Fall Semester
    CHEM 237 Organic Chemistry I (3-3-4)
    BIOL 107 General Biology Lectures (3-0-3)
    BIOL 109 General Biology Laboratory (0-4-2)
    Semester 3 total credits: 9
    Research Volunteer Service
    Semester 4—Second Spring Semester
    CHEM 239 Organic Chemistry II (3-0-3)
    CHEM 240 Organic Chemistry Laboratory (1-4-2)
    BIOL 115 Human Biology (3-0-3)
    BIOL 117 Experimental Biology (0-4-2)
    Semester 4 total credits: 10
    Research Volunteer Service
    Prepare and take MCAT in April
    Summer Session
    Submit Medical School Applications
    Semesters 5 & 6—The Glide Year*
    BIOL 214 Genetics
    BIOL 320 Biological Literature
    BIOL 403 Biochemistry Lectures
    BIOL 430 Animal Physiology
    BIOL 445 Cell Biology
    Full-time employment in health care or medical research**

    Numbers following the courses indicate number of lecture hours, number of lab hours, and total course credits, respectively. For example, Principles of Chemistry is 3 lecture hours, 3 lab hours, and 4 total credits; General Biology Laboratory is no lecture hours, 4 lab hours, and 2 total credits.

    *All courses during the glide year are recommended, but not required.
    **Strongly recommended

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