“Pre-Physical Therapy” and similar graduate/professional school preparation designations are not majors. Students must declare one of the CHS majors to pair with their “pre” designation.

Students who wish to complete a CHS major as they pursue admission to graduate/professional school for further study in any of the following areas may receive advising for their undergraduate major and graduate/professional school preparation solely from their CHS advisor:

  • athletic training
  • communication sciences and disorders
  • dietetics
  • health care informatics
  • kinesiology
  • occupational therapy
  • physical therapy

Students who wish to complete a CHS major while pursuing admission to a professional school for any of the following subjects receive joint advising from the College of Health Sciences (for their undergraduate major) and the College of Letters & Science (for professional school preparation):

  • chiropractic medicine
  • dentistry
  • general medicine
  • optometry
  • pharmacy
  • physician assistant
  • podiatry
  • veterinary medicine

Learn more about these pre-health paths at UWM.