Health-Related Professions

Pre-Cytotechnology

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This curriculum is designed to meet the admission requirements of the School of Health-Related Professions at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. All programs at the Medical Center are upper division. Students must complete all admissions requirements before transferring. All programs at the Medical Center have a limited class size with competitive admissions. Students should start the application process early in their sophomore year. Students should consult the most recent Medical Center catalog when planning their schedule. Students must have a minimum of 58 hours of transfer credit with a minimum 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale. A minimum grade of C is required on each course to be transferred. The curriculum below leads to an Associate of Arts Degree.

First Year
First Semester

  • English Composition I ENG 1113
  • General Chemistry I CHE 1213
  • General Chemistry Lab I CHE 1211
  • Zoology I BIO 2414 OR General Biology I BIO 1134
  • College Algebra MAT 1313

Total 14 Hours

Second Semester

  • English Composition II ENG 1123
  • General Chemistry II CHE 1223
  • General Chemistry Lab II CHE 1221
  • Zoology II BIO 2424 OR General Biology II BIO 1144
  • *Elective 4

Total 15 Hours

Second Year
First Semester

  • Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
  • Anatomy and Physiology I BIO 2514
  • Humanities Elective 3
  • Computer Applications I CSC 1123
  • Public Speaking I SPT 1113

Total 16 Hours

Second Semester

  • Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
  • Anatomy and Physiology II BIO 2524
  • Humanities Elective 3
  • Microbiology BIO 2924
  • Fine Arts Elective 3

Total 17 Hours

Consult with your chosen transfer college to determine changes to this curriculum. *Electives may consist of one 3-hour course and one 1-hour course OR they may be one 4-hour course.