David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences
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Department of Philosophy and Religion
Philosophy's Best For Grad School

Medical School — MCAT

Are you an aspiring doctor? Philosophy majors score better than any other humanities major on the MCAT: the test that determines the medical program into which a student is accepted.


Philosophy majors score better than biology majors on the MCAT!


According to the American Medical Student Association:

Philosophy majors have the HIGHEST medical school acceptance rate of all majors at over 50 percent.


 “Philosophy majors are highly sought by law schools and medical schools.”

— James Wagner, President of Emory University


Medical School track in Philosophy (some recommended courses)

Bio-Medical Ethics
Critical Thinking and Logic
Symbolic Logic
Ancient Philosophy
Modern Philosophy
Business Ethics


If you are interested in pre-medicine, please click here to visit HPU’s Pre-Professional Programs.


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