A Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Science will be conferred upon students not already in possession of a bachelor’s degree who satisfy the following three conditions:
Complete 93 semester hours in an accredited undergraduate university program of which at least the last 30 were taken in residence at Southern Adventist University and at least 12 of which were at the upper division level.
Meet the General Education and Cognate requirements equivalent to those outlined for the current Medical Laboratory Science program, except BIOL 329 and BIOL 340 listed under the cognates. These may be replaced by any other biology elective in the Clinical Sciences or Basic Zoology areas or upper division chemistry. (See Medical Laboratory Science, B.S.)
Provide certification from an accredited professional school of dentistry, chiropractic, medicine, pharmacy, or optometry that the first year of the respective professional program has been successfully completed and that the applicant is eligible to continue.
The curricula below is for medical, dental, and pharmacy, but not physical therapy school applicants.
Request for the conferral of this degree is made to the Director of Records and Advisement.