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BioMedCAS Course Subjects

Overview

When completing the Transcript Entry section, you select your course subjects from a standardized list that was created in conjunction with the association name. These course subjects fall into categories that BioMedCAS uses to help calculate several GPAs. All course subjects are included in an overall GPA calculation, including course subjects not listed here.

If you're not sure which course subject to choose based on your course's title, default to the department the course is offered through. During verification, our team will update any course subjects that were incorrectly listed.

If you disagree with a course subject selected during verification, refer to Disputing and Correcting Course Subjects and GPAs for information on how to dispute a course subject decision. You can only dispute the subject assigned to your course; you cannot dispute the GPA that subject factors into. 

BioMedCAS Course Subject List

Note: to quickly locate a course subject, use CTRL+F on a PC or Command+F on a Mac.

Subject GPA Category

Course Subject

BCP

A combination of the following course subject categories: 

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biomedical Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

Biochemistry

  • Biochemistry     
  • Biological Chemistry    
  • Biomolecules     
  • Metabolism     
  • Physical Biochemistry    
  • Physiological Chemistry    

Biology/Biomedical Sciences

  • Anatomy
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Bacteriology
  • Biodiversity
  • Bioengineering
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biomedical Science
  • Biophysics
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Cellular Biology
  • Cellular & Molecular Biology
  • Cellular Physiology
  • Chiropractic Medicine
  • Cytology/Cytotechnology
  • Developmental Biology
  • Ecology
  • Embryology
  • Endocrinology
  • Entomology
  • Epidemiology
  • Eukaryotics
  • Evolution
  • Genetics
  • Genomics
  • Gynecology
  • Hematology
  • Histology
  • Immunology
  • Medical Technology
  • Medicine
  • Microbiology
  • Micro-Organisms
  • Molecular Biology
  • Neural Mechanisms
  • Neurobiology
  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience
  • Parasitology
  • Pathology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiological Science
  • Physiology
  • Plant Biology
  • Podiatry
  • Population Biology
  • Prokaryote Physiology
  • Toxicology
  • Virology
  • Zoology
Chemistry
  • Analytic Chemistry    
  • Armchair Chemistry    
  • Basic Chemistry    
  • Bioorganic Chemistry    
  • Chemistry     
  • Inorganic Chemistry    
  • Intro to Chemistry   
  • Medical Chemistry    
  • Organic Chemistry    
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry    
  • Physical Chemistry    
  • Structure & Bonds   
  • Structure & Reaction   

English

  • Composition     
  • Creative Writing    
  • English     
  • English as a Second Language 
  • Journalism     
  • Literature     
  • Medical Terminology    
  • Poetry     
  • Reading     
  • Rhetoric     
  • Technical Writing    
  • Writing     

Humanities & Social Sciences

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • Administration of Justice
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Agribusiness
  • Agriculture
  • American Sign Language
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Archeology
  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Banking
  • Basic Computer Skills/Computer Basics
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Bible Literature
  • Bilingual/Bicultural Studies
  • Biological Psychology
  • Brain and Behavior
  • Business
  • Business Administration
  • Child Psychology
  • Classics
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Cognitive Science
  • Communications
  • Community Health
  • Community Planning
  • Computer Applications
  • Counseling
  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminology
  • Cultural Geography
  • Cultural Studies ]
  • Dance
  • Death & Dying
  • Debate
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Drama
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Ergonomics
  • Ethics
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Excel
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Family Studies
  • Fashion Design
  • Film/Media
  • Fire Aid/Firefighting
  • Folklore
  • Food Management
  • Foreign Languages
  • Forestry
  • French
  • Gender Studies
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • German
  • Global Studies
  • Government
  • Graphic Design
  • Growth & Development
  • Health Education
  • Health Science Administration
  • History
  • Honors Core
  • Horticulture
  • Human Behavior
  • Human Development
  • Humanities
  • Human Sexuality
  • Hygiene
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Intellectual Heritage
  • Internet
  • Law
  • Law Enforcement
  • Library Science
  • Life Span Development
  • Linguistics
  • Logic
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Marriage/Family
  • Massage
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Ethics
  • Military Science
  • Mosaic
  • Multicultural Studies
  • Music
  • Neuropsychology
  • Office Technology
  • Orientation
  • Personal Health
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education
  • Political Science
  • Psychobiology
  • Psychology
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Public Administration
  • Public Affairs/Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Public Relations
  • Public Speaking
  • Qualitative Analysis
  • Queer Studies
  • Range Management
  • Reading
  • Recreation
  • Rehabilitation
  • Religion
  • Sensorimotor Development
  • Sexuality Studies
  • Social Ecology
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Welfare
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Topics
  • Sports Administration
  • Sports Psychology
  • Teaching Science
  • Theater Literature
  • Theology
  • Typing
  • Urban Planning
  • Western Civilization
  • Wildlife
  • Women's Studies
  • Word Processing
Math
  • Algebra     
  • Analytical Geometry    
  • Behavioral Statistics    
  • Bioinformatics     
  • Biometry/Biometrics     
  • Biostatistics     
  • Calculus     
  • Chemical Math      
  • Computer Programing    
  • Computer Science    
  • Informatics     
  • Linear Algebra    
  • Math Analysis    
  • Mathematics     
  • Quantitative Analysis    
  • Statistics     
  • Trigonometry     
Other Science
  • Acupuncture
  • Aerospace Studies
  • Animal Behavior
  • Animal Science
  • Astronomy
  • Athletic Training
  • Atmospheric Science
  • Audiology
  • Biobehavioral Health
  • Bioethics
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Biomechanics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chinese Internal Medicine
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Sciences
  • Communication Science Disorders
  • Conservation
  • CPR
  • Dental Assisting
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dentistry
  • Dietetics
  • Disease
  • Earth Science
  • Electronics
  • Emergency Med-Tech
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Exercise Science
  • First Aid
  • Food Science
  • Forensic Sciences
  • Geology
  • Gerontology/Aging
  • Health
  • Health Science
  • Health Services
  • Health Technology
  • Herbology
  • Human Geography
  • Human Movement
  • Kinesiology
  • Limnology
  • Locomotion Studies
  • Marine Biology
  • Marine Science
  • Meteorology
  • Motor Control
  • Movement Science
  • Natural Resources
  • Natural Science
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Oceanography
  • Optometry
  • Oriental Medicine
  • Other Health Prof
  • Paramedic
  • Phlebotomy
  • Phonetics
  • Physical Anthropology
  • Physical Geography
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Physician Assistant
  • Plant
  • Plant Sciences
  • Public Health
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Radiology
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Science Reading/Writing
  • Sonography
  • Speech and Hearing Disorders
  • Speech and Hearing Science
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Sciences
  • Surgery Tech
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Veterinary
Physics
  • Electricity     
  • Electricity & Light   
  • Heat     
  • Light     
  • Magnetism     
  • Mechanical Heat    
  • Mechanics     
  • Nuclear     
  • Nuclear Physics    
  • Optics
  • Physics     
  • Thermodynamics     

 

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