Podiatry

The courses required for admission to podiatry school are listed below, along with their Binghamton University equivalents. With the exception of English, the remaining coursework is covered on the MCAT. Therefore, you need to complete biology, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry and and physics prior to taking the MCAT. There are several ways in which you can create a course schedule in order to complete these course requirements in a timely manner. These, as well as other information, are discussed in the 2014-15 Freshman Sophomore Pre-Health Handbook (pdf).

Podiatry School Curriculum Requirements
Subject
Course Rubric and Number
Biology (1 year) BIOL 117 & BIOL 118
Inorganic Chemistry (1 year) CHEM 107 & 108 OR
CHEM 111 & CHEM 341 

You MUST choose one sequence. You may NOT switch between sequences. Also, CHEM 107 MUST be taken in the fall semester and CHEM 108 in the spring semester.
Organic Chemistry (1 year) CHEM 231, CHEM 332 & CHEM 335 (lab)
Physics (1 year) PHYS 121 & PHYS 122 (or PHYS 131 & PHYS 132)
English (1 year) Any two courses from the following departments: English (ENG), Rhetoric (RHET), Writing (WRIT), Creative Writing (CW) or Comparative Literature (COLI).
In addition to the courses listed above, the following topics/coursework will be covered on the 2015 MCAT.   
Biochemistry (1 semester) BCHM/BIOL 302
Statistics (1 semester) MATH 147 or MATH 148 or PSYC 243
Psychology (1 semester) PSYC 111
Medical Anthropology (1 semester) ANTH 240 (2 credit online course offered during the winter and summer sessions)

Last Updated: 12/8/14