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question about math requirements...

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Sunlyght, Sep 29, 2001.

  1. Sunlyght

    Sunlyght Senior Member
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    ok, a couple of state schools that i want to apply to require math. however, when you look on the website it just says something like 1 year of college mathmatics. Can i just take pre-calculus (sp?) and cal I? does this count as one year of math? Or do i need to take cal I and cal II? Help me out...
     
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    Contact each school...but I'm pretty sure college math begins with calc. Trig is high school...many schools let you use statistics though. Still, contact each school.
     
  4. FSUMED

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    Almost every school I have looked at includes college algebra and above. I would suspect that if you took physics you must have taken trig and college algebra. I dont think calc 1 is the lowest you can take, although it would be good to go ahead and take it because it does look good and a lot of places "like" to see calc on a transcript even though it may not be required.
     
  5. StitchEM

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    Check in the MSAR to see what specific math course is required. I applied to 10 schools with no calculus...just two stat classes.
     

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