Academics

Physician

This guide has been prepared for NIACC students transferring to the colleges and universities listed.

Curriculum is recommended for each of the major courses that can be taken at NIACC. Students should, however, check the requirements of their major with a NIACC counselor/advisor.

Students are also encouraged to correspond with their transfer college to obtain a verification of their planned courses while at NIACC.


The University of Iowa

Prior to entrance into medical school, each applicant must have received the baccalaureate degree. The Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) will need to be taken. Courses which should be taken at North Iowa Area Community College are:

Composition & Speech I and II 8 s.h.
General Chemistry I and II 10 s.h.
Organic Chemistry I and II 10 s.h.
Precalculus 4 s.h.
Physics 8 s.h.
Foreign Language 0-16 s.h.
Biology I and II 8 s.h.
Psychology 3 s.h.
Developmental Psychology 3 s.h.

General education to complete Associate in Arts Degree.