College of the Rockies - Graduate Programs

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Biology and Medicine Pre-Major

College of the Rockies - Graduate Programs

Field of Study:Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $8,562

Cost shown is for the entire program, including fees.


The Biology and Medicine Pre-Major Pathway program identifies a recommended pathway for the first two years of study towards a four-year degree in Biology. This pathway also maps the strongly recommended course prerequisites for admission into the UBC School of Medicine, as well as providing two of the first three required years of study before applying to medical school. Students who complete all requirements of this pathway will earn a COTR Associate of Science degree.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics 
Applicants are required to have: Grade 12 or equivalent, and a minimum of 65% in English 12, and a minimum 60% in Math 12, Biology 12, Chemistry 12 and Physics 12.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 04, 2019