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Most professional programs require or strongly recommend that you have a bachelor's degree at the time of entry into the professional program. Pre-professional programs that require, or for which a bachelor's degree is recommended, are:
Entry into pre-professional schools and graduate programs is on a competitive basis. Other pre-professional tracks require that students complete 60+ credit hours of undergraduate credit (about two years of work at USC Upstate, followed by two or more years of professional study elsewhere).
Center for Interdisciplinary Studies
Pre-Physical Therapy & Pre-Occupational Therapy:
Ben Snyder 864-503-5528
Exercise and Sports Science
Carol Loar 864-503-7550
Department of History, Political Science, Philosophy, and American Studies
Pre-Engineering, Pre-Medical, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Veterinary Medicine, Pre-Dental, Pre-Pharmacy & Pre-Physician Assistant:
Division of Natural Sciences & Engineering
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
The University of South Carolina Upstate is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of USC Upstate. Comments or Complaints?