B.S. Health Science, Pharmacotherapy Concentration


Program Admissions Requirements

BIOL 1101
Biology I
and Biology I Lab (Partially fulfills Objective 5)
BIOL 2221
Introductory Microbiology
and Introductory Microbiology Laboratory
or BIOL 2235
General Microbiology
and General Microbiology Lab
BIOL 2227
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab
or BIOL 3301
Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab
BIOL 2228
Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 Lab
or BIOL 3302
Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
and Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 Lab
BIOL 4432Biochemistry3
CHEM 1111
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Lab
CHEM 1112
General Chemistry II
and General Chemistry II Lab
MATH 1153Statistical Reasoning (Fulfills Objective 3)3
MATH 1160Survey of Calculus3
CHEM 3301
CHEM 3303
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 3302
CHEM 3304
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
PHYS 1111General Physics I (Partially fulfills Objective 5)3
ECON 2201Principles of Macroeconomics (Partially fulfills Objective 6)3

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 3 - MATH 1153 3
Objective 46
Objective 5 - BIOL 1101/BIOL 1101L and PHYS 11117
Objective 6 - ECON 2201 or ECON 2202 and one other course6
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8
Objective 93
Total Credits37

Major Requirements

Choose one of the following:4
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab
Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab
(BIOL 3301 has a prerequisite of BIOL 1101 or BIOL 2227, either of which will partially fulfill Objective 5.)
BIOL 3301 & BIOL 3301L are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED for any students interested in pursuing professional degrees in chiropractic, dentistry, allopathic and osteopathic medicine, occupational therapy, optometry, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, and veterinary studies.
CPH 2200Promoting Wellness3
The learning objectives for the following are met in the concentration requirements:
Evidence Based Research in Health Sciences
Medical Terminology (HO 0106, HCA 2210 or CPH 2210)
Professional Competencies
Healthcare Competencies
Communication Competencies
Diversity Competencies
Students must have an overall 2.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) in BS Health Science Core courses with no grades below a C-.
Total Credits7

Concentration Requirements

The following courses from the First and Second Professional years meet learning outcomes in the B.S. in Health Science core:
First Professional Year (P1)
PHAR 9905Pharmacy Problem-Based Learning Foundations2
PHAR 9911Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience I1
PHAR 9921Biological Basis of Drug Actions4
PHAR 9923Professional Development I0
PHAR 9931Health Care I3
PHAR 9941
Introduction to Pharmacy Practice with Lab
and Pharmacy Practice and Literature I Lab
PHAR 9942Fundamentals of Study Design and Literature Evaluation in Pharmacy3
PHAR 9949
Human Physiology I
and Human Physiology I Recitation
PHAR 9956
Human Physiology II
and Human Physiology II Recitation
Second Professional Year (P2)
PHAR 9906Pharmacy Problem-Based Learning I2
PHAR 9907Pharmacy Problem-Based Learning II2
PHAR 9944
Health Care II with Lab
and Health Care II Lab
PHAR 9964Pharmacotherapy IV with Lab3
Total Credits36

 ​Degree Totals

(assuming PR courses are considered upper division and only courses where learning objectives are used to fulfill BS HS Core requirements are counted in UG degree. This comment is NOT to be published in the catalog)

Program Admission Requirements (credits for required General Education courses removed)35
General Education37
Major Requirements (credits for required General Education and Program Admission courses removed)3
Concentration Requirements36
Upper Division Free Electives0
Free Electives9
Total Credits120

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education

Major Academic Plan (MAP)