External Transfer Students

Bouvé College of Health Sciences accepts transfer students for the Health Science, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology programs. For students considering transferring into a Bouvé major, important curricular and transfer credit information is included below. For current Northeastern students who may be interested in entering into a Bouvé major please visit our Change of Major website.

Prerequisite Coursework Information:

Certain prerequisite coursework is recommended before entering Bouvé majors.

Health Science

Prerequisite Coursework for Transfer Entry into the Bachelor of Science in Health Science:

This list shows the entry term and the corresponding coursework that must be completed prior to entering the Bachelor of Science in Health Science.

  • 1st Year | Spring Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • Calculus 1

  • 2nd Year | Fall Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Biology 2 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 2 and Lab
    • Calculus 1
    • Psychology*
    • College Writing

  • 2nd Year | Spring Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Biology 2 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 2 and Lab
    • Calculus 1
    • Psychology*
    • College Writing
    • Statistics
    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab

  • 3rd Year | Fall Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Biology 2 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 2 and Lab
    • Calculus 1
    • Psychology*
    • College Writing
    • Statistics
    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • Anatomy and Physiology 2 and Lab

*Flexible depending on total number of electives to be transferred in.

Nursing

Prerequisite Coursework for Transfer Entry into the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program:

This list shows the entry term and the corresponding coursework that must be completed prior to entering the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program.

  • 1st Year | Spring Semester

    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry for Health Sciences and Lab
    • Nutrition*
    • Mathematical Thinking or Calculus*

  • 2nd Year | Fall Semester

    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • Anatomy and Physiology 2 and Lab
    • General Chemistry for Health Sciences and Lab
    • Nutrition*
    • Mathematical Thinking or Calculus*
    • Basic Microbiology and Lab
    • College Writing*
    • Foundations of Psychology*

*Flexible depending on total number of electives to be transferred in.

Pharmacy

Prerequisite Coursework for Transfer Entry into the Direct-Entry Doctor of Pharmacy Program

This list shows the entry term and the corresponding coursework that must be completed prior to entering the Direct-Entry Doctor of Pharmacy Program.

  • 1st Year | Spring Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • College Writing
    • Psychology*

  • 2nd Year | Fall Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Biology 2 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 2 and Lab
    • College Writing*
    • Psychology*
    • Calculus*
    • Arts or Humanities Elective*

  • 2nd Year | Spring Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Biology 2 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 2 and Lab
    • College Writing*
    • Psychology*
    • Calculus*
    • Arts or Humanities Elective*
    • Organic Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • Physics
    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • Comparative Study of Cultures Elective*

  • 3rd Year | Fall Semester

    • General Biology 1 and Lab
    • General Biology 2 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • General Chemistry 2 and Lab
    • College Writing*
    • Psychology*
    • Calculus*
    • Arts or Humanities Elective*
    • Organic Chemistry 1 and Lab
    • Organic Chemistry 2 and Lab
    • Physics
    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • Anatomy and Physiology 2 and Lab
    • Comparative Study of Cultures Elective*
    • Elective*

*Flexible depending on total number of electives to be transferred in.

Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology

Prerequisite Coursework for Transfer Entry into the Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology

This list shows the entry term and the corresponding coursework that must be completed prior to entering the Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology Program.

  • 1st Year | Spring Semester

    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • College Writing
    • Calculus 1
    • Psychology*

  • 2nd Year | Fall Semester

    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • Anatomy and Physiology 2 and Lab
    • College Writing
    • Calculus 1
    • Psychology*
    • Speech & Hearing Science
    • Phonetics
    • Intro to Communication Disorders

  • 2nd Year | Spring Semester

    • Anatomy and Physiology 1 and Lab
    • Anatomy and Physiology 2 and Lab
    • College Writing
    • Calculus 1
    • Psychology*
    • Speech & Hearing Science
    • Phonetics
    • Intro to Communication Disorders
    • Intro to Audiology
    • Developmental Psychology
    • Physics for Life Sciences 1
    • Arts or Humanities Elective

*Flexible depending on total number of electives to be transferred in.

Curriculum Plans

Curriculum plans for transfer students may vary from the samples listed below.

Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology

Recommended Links

Our office strongly encourages transfer students to refer to the recommended links below prior to submitting an application.