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 105aLg-bL or CHEM 115aLg-bL
  • Organic Chemistry: CHEM 322aL or CHEM 322bL or CHEM 325abL
  • General Biology: BISC 120Lg and 220Lg or BISC 121Lg or 221 Lg
  • Calculus: MATH 125g (or equivalent)
  • General Physics: PHYS 135abL or PHYS 161L-163L
  • Reading and Composition: WRIT 120 and150 (or equivalent)
  • Microbiology: BISC 300L
  • Immunology: BISC 450L
  • Physiology: BISC 307L
  • Anatomy: HBIO 301L
  • Statistics: BISC 305 or MATH 208x
  • Psychology: PSYC 100Lg (or equivalent)