The following is a list of recommended courses at this institution that will fulfill the minimum prerequisites for Berkeley Optometry. Advanced upper-division courses in these subjects may be substituted for any of the lower division courses listed below. Courses have to be taken for a letter grade. Courses for which AP credit was received may be counted as long as they are listed on your college transcript. Our office has updated these courses to the best of our knowledge based upon the school catalog. Please contact us if you find discrepancies with our articulation; for instance, a change in the course number and title.

  • General Chemistry: Chem 111 and 112
  • Organic Chemistry: Chem 331
  • Biochemistry: Chem 340 or Chem 162 or Chem 441
  • General Biology: Bio 140A and 140B
  • Calculus: Math 130
  • General Physics: Phys 125 and 126
  • Reading & Composition: Eng 100 and 101 or equivalent
  • Microbiology: Bio 330
  • Physiology: Bio 271
  • Anatomy: Bio 270
  • Statistics: Stat 100 or State 303
  • Psychology: Psyc 100
  • Immunology: Bio 445