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The Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine will accept students from any accredited undergraduate program. However, we have worked with six schools to create articulation agreements to help students to maximize their undergraduate preparation and make a smooth transition to Rosalind Franklin University.


Lewis University

This intercollegiate program seeks to identify prospective students from Lewis University with an interest in the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. Under this agreement, students will have the opportunity to participate in an accelerated, 3+4 program receiving both the Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Lewis University and the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine.

Pre-Podiatric Medicine Coursework

Semester hours

Quarter hours

General biology with lab

12

18

General or inorganic chemistry with lab

8

12

Organic chemistry with lab*

8

12

Physics with lab

8

12

English

6

9

*Biochemistry may be substituted for half the requirement.

Clinical physiology is strongly recommended

General education

A total of 90 semester hours or 135 quarter hours must be completed. Courses requiring oral presentation (seminar, public speaking, communications, etc.)

For more information about the program, please contact the Lewis University Office of Admissions:

Lewis University

(815) 836-5250

admissions@lewisu.edu


Carthage College

This intercollegiate program seeks to identify prospective students from Carthage College with an interest in the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. Under this agreement, students will have the opportunity to participate in an accelerated, 3+4 program receiving both the Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Carthage College and the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine.

Pre-Podiatric Medicine Coursework

Carthage College Semester hours

Biology 1100, 2300, 2400

12

Chemistry 1010, 1020

8

Chemistry 2070, 2080*

8

Physics 2100, 2110 or 2200, 2210

8

Western Heritage COR 1100, 1110

8

*Biochemistry may be substituted for one semester Organic Chemistry with lab.

Clinical physiology is strongly recommended

General education

A total of 90 semester hours or 135 quarter hours must be completed. Courses requiring oral presentation (seminar, public speaking, communications, etc.)

For more information about the program, please contact the Carthage College Office of Admissions:

Carthage College

(800) 351-4058

admissions@carthage.edu


Carroll University

This Intercollegiate program seeks to identify prospective students from Carroll University with an interest in the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. Under this agreement, students will have the opportunity to participate in one of two 3 year plans at Carroll University, receiving both the Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Carroll University and the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Pre-Podiatric Medicine Coursework

Carroll University Semester hours

Biology 120, 125, 220, 225

12

Chemistry 109, 110,

8

Organic Chemistry 203, 204

8

Physics 101, 102

8

English 165, 170

6

*Biochemistry may be substituted for one semester Organic Chemistry with lab.

General education

A total of 90 semester hours or 135 quarter hours must be completed. Courses requiring oral presentation (seminar, public speaking, communications, etc.)

For more information about the program, please contact the Carroll University Office of Admissions:

Carroll University

(242) 524-7220


North Central College

This Intercollegiate program seeks to identify prospective students from North Central College with an interest in the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. Under this agreement, students will have the opportunity to participate in a 3 year plan at North Central College, receiving both the Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from North Central College and the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Pre-Podiatric Medicine Coursework

North Central College

Semester hours

General Biology

12

General/Inorganic Chemistry

8

Organic Chemistry* with Lab

8

Physics with Lab

8

English

6

*Biochemistry may be substituted for one semester Organic Chemistry with lab.

Completion of the Clinical Psychology course is highly recommended.

General education

A total of 90 semester hours or 135 quarter hours must be completed. Courses requiring oral presentation (seminar, public speaking, communications, etc.)

For more information about the program, please contact the North Central College Office of Admissions:

North Central College

(630) 637-5800

admissions@noctrl.edu


University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

This Intercollegiate program seeks to identify prospective students from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with an interest in the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. Under this agreement, students will have the opportunity to participate in a 3+4 year plan at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, receiving both the Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Sciences from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Pre-Podiatric Medicine Coursework

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Semester hours

Biology (Bio Sci. 150,152, 325)

12

General or Inorganic Chemistry (Chem. 102 & 104)

10

Organic Chemistry (Chem. 343,344,345)

8

Physics (120,121,122, 123 or 209, 210, 214, 215 or 219, 220)

10

English

6

General education

A total of 90 semester hours or 135 quarter hours must be completed. Courses requiring oral presentation (seminar, public speaking, communications, etc.)

For more information about the program, please contact the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Office of Admissions:

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

(414) 229-2222


Wisconsin Lutheran College

This Intercollegiate program seeks to identify prospective students from Wisconsin Lutheran College with an interest in the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. Under this agreement, students will have the opportunity to participate in a 3+4 year plan at Wisconsin Lutheran College, receiving both the Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Wisconsin Lutheran College and the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Pre-Podiatric Medicine Coursework

Wisconsin Lutheran College

Semester hours

Biology with Labs (BIO 201,202, 360,341, 225 & 255)

12

Biostatistics (BIO 310)

3

General Chemistry with labs (CHE 161 & 162, 168 & 169)

10

Organic Chemistry (CHE 221, 222 & 228)

8

Biochemistry (CHE 350)

3

Physics (PHY 201 & 202)

10

English (ENG101 and English Literature)

6

General education

A total of 90 semester hours or 135 quarter hours must be completed. Courses requiring oral presentation (seminar, public speaking, communications, etc.)

For more information about the program, please contact Wisconsin Lutheran College:

Wisconsin Lutheran College

(414) 443-8811