Pre-Professional Pathways

Our pre-health sciences and pre-law professional pathways prepare you for a professional degree after you finish your bachelor’s degree.
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UW Stout offers various undergraduate degrees to prepare you for medical, health care, and law graduate or professional school.  Our pre-professional pathways provide comprehensive education and dedicated advisors. 

Pre-Health Sciences

UW-Stout's pre-health sciences preparatory tracks can be incorporated into any program to prepare you for medical school and other health care fields:

  • Chiropractic
  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician's Assistant
  • Veterinary Medicine

UW-Stout's experienced pre-professional advisor will assist you to select a program that matches your personal interests and strengths. The following Bachelor of Science degrees will help you build a strong application to the graduate or professional school of your choice:

Use the Request Information form to learn more about specific courses and programs that fulfill the pre-requisite requirements for professional study in the highly competitive medical and health science fields. 

McNair Scholars Program

Interested in undergraduate research and preparing for graduate school? The McNair Scholars Program is here to help.
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UW-Stout can prepare you to apply to law schools when following the recommended coursework. The following Bachelor of Science degrees can be applied toward pre-law:

There is no single set of courses that specifically prepares someone for law school and subsequent legal career. The Official Guide to U.S. Law Schools encourages pre-law students “to fill your undergraduate curriculum with broad, diverse, and challenging courses.”

UW-Stout’s general education requirements provide students with an opportunity to take such classes during their freshman and sophomore years.

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