Male student in a lab. Do you want to become a professional chemist? Are you interested in getting an advanced degree in chemistry? Then the general chemistry track is for you.

Are you interested in medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, or other health-related fields? Combining the general chemistry track major with a minor in biology could give you an advantage when it comes to applying for medical or other professional schools. This track is designed to:

  • provide you with the course requirements for admission to health professional schools
  • focus on courses that are highly relevant to basic science courses encountered in health professional schools
  • provide excellent preparation for MCAT, DAT, OAT, and PCAT entrance exams

Our graduates have a high success rate (over 90%) for admission to health professional programs. You could be one of them!

Course Catalog

A complete list of major requirements, courses, and a proposed four-year program of study for the general chemistry track are available in the UAB Undergraduate Catalog.

Ready to Apply?

All the information you need to apply can be found on UAB's Undergraduate Admissions Hub.