Recommended Courses

West Virginia University’s School of Pharmacy requirements include:

  • Six hours of English composition
  • Calculus I
  • Principles of microeconomics
  • Eight hours of biology
  • Eight hours of inorganic chemistry
  • Eight hours of organic chemistry
  • Eight hours of physics
  • Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Fundamentals of Oral Communication
  • 12 hours of general education electives

Other schools’ requirements are similar.  For more information about pre-pharmacy at Wesleyan, contact Dr. Ed Wovchko, Chairperson of the Chemistry Department and Association Professor of Chemistry at or Dr. Jeanne Sullivan, Chairperson of the Biology Department and Associate Professor of Biology at