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 151 an d152
  • Organic Chemistry: CHEM 241A and 243A or CHEM 246A and 243A
  • General Biology: MCB 181R, MCB 181L, ECOL 182R, ECOL 182L
  • General Physics: PHYS 102, 181, 103, 182
  • Biochemistry: BIOC 462A
  • Microbiology: MIC 205A
  • Immunology: MIC 419
  • Anatomy: PSIO 201, 202*
  • Physiology: PSIO 201, 202*
  • Calculus MATH 125
  • Statistics MATH 163
  • Psychology PSY 101
  • Reading and Composition: ENGL 101 and 102 or equivalent

 

* Must complete both PSIO 201 and 202 to fulfill both the Anatomy and Physiology prerequisite.