Pre-Professional Programs

If your dream is to continue your education to become a scientist or enter one of the health professions, your goal may seem a long way away. You do have a long educational journey, but you can start down the right road as soon as you begin college. Competition is tough, so you need to take the right steps to succeed.

If your goal is to become a scientist or enter a science-related profession such as dentistry, medicine, pharmacy or veterinary medicine, C-SC has several programs that will get you there. Our pre-professional and pre-graduate school programs will provide you with a broad-based liberal arts education that will be the foundation of your future career. Our curriculum provides high quality instruction alongside hands-on learning opportunities.

The specialized programs of study are as follows:

Pre-Health Sciences
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Pre-Physical Therapy


Dr. Lauren Schellenberger, Division Chair of Applied and Liberal Arts and Sciences Division
and Associate Professor of Biology
Ph: (573) 288-6429

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