Pre-ProfessionalAboutFact SheetCurriculumInspired to reach your goals, students interested in one of Marian's pre-professional programs are prepared for entrance into a professional school. Students in the pre-professional program engage in applied learning opportunities, and stay ahead of other graduates through hands-on research and internship experience. Marian's pre-professional programs include: Pre-Dentistry Pre-Medicine Pre-Optometry Pre-Pharmacy Pre-Physical Therapy Pre-Physician Assistant Pre-Veterinary Science The pre-professional programs at Marian University are not majors, but are simply a declaration of your intent to pursue a professional degree. Students interested in Marian's pre-professional program enroll in a biology major and chemistry minor, or a chemistry major and biology minor. Students desiring a pre-professional degree in one of the health sciences in preparation for applying to dental, medical, veterinary, physician assistant, pharmacy, optometry, and physical therapy programs are advised to pursue a biology major/chemistry minor or a chemistry major/biology minor.