Explore Pre-Health

CLA is an excellent place to prepare for a health career! Whether you are thinking about medical school, pharmacy, dentistry, or another branch of health care, you can find the resources that you need as a CLA student. 

With 65 majors, you can create your own custom-designed plan to complete the necessary prerequisite coursework for your intended professional program. We provide opportunities for you to develop into a well-rounded candidate, who is academically prepared, demonstrates initiative, contributes to the community, and creates meaning in your life’s work. A team of professionals is available to support you throughout this process.

Learn more about your advising team.
View a proposed timeline for pre-health courses and activities.
Browse opportunities and events.
See what people are saying about CLA and pre-health careers on our Spotlights page.

CLA: Your Pathway To a Health Profession

You'll find CLA alumni in a wide variety of health professions. Watch this video to hear some valuable perspectives as to how CLA can provide a strong background for a career in healthcare.