Programs, Recommended Coursework, & Advisement
SUNY Oneonta offers a series of PreHealth Professional Programs to prepare students for admission to schools of medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and other health professions.
The PreHealth Professional Program includes concentrations in PreMedicine, PreDentistry, PreVeterinary Medicine, PrePhysical Therapy, PreOccupational Therapy, and PrePhysician Assistant. SUNY Oneonta also offers advisement for students planning to apply for admission to optometry, pharmacy, and chiropractic schools. Students are encouraged to consider nationwide and global professional school opportunities.
Prerequisite coursework in the prehealth professions concentrations consist of a similar suite of coursework during the first 2-3 years. Students can generally complete all coursework requirements for any of the healthcare professions with any major at SUNY Oneonta.
SUNY Oneonta articulation agreements
Preferred Acceptance at Sage Graduate School in Troy, NY in Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy
Common prerequisites for PreHealth Professions (suggested year)*
*Each health profession and professional school may have minor deviations from this coursework.
*It is each student’s responsibility to confirm with the schools in which they intend to apply the most up to date requirements for a particular school.
For additional information:
Contact Ms. Tami LaPilusa, Coordinator of the PreHealth Professions Program at SUNY Oneonta.