Baylor University's Office of Prehealth Studies offers elective coursework specifically geared toward students pursuing careers in health professions. It is highly recommended that students in any of our Prehealth Programs take these classes. We offer the following coursework depending on the semester:
- PHP 1105 - Foundations of Medicine: A broad survey of the premedical studies, the preparation for medical school admission, and the medical profession.
- PHP 1206 - Prehealth Professional Development: A blended classroom format with lectures exploring various careers and graduate level study in health-related professions and online content focusing on professionalism in healthcare, assessment of appropriate personal attributes, integrity, interpersonal communication, and career strategies.
- PHP 2101 - Foundations of Medical Research: A course to prepare students for medical research.
- EDP 1101: A workshop course to aid students in development of effective study and self-management skills necessary for success in all courses but with targeted emphasis on strategies for biology, chemistry, physics and mathematics.