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    Why Pursue a Biology Post-Bac?

    You’re already a college graduate and you want to fulfill pre-med, pre-dental, and other pre-health course requirements. The Post-Bac in Biology prepares you for medical, dental, nursing, veterinary, and other health programs.

    Upcoming Open Houses for the Biology Post-Bac:

    Thursday, February 3, 2022, 6:00 PM until 7:00 PM virtual (click here to register)

    See our Biology Post-Bac Flyer.

    Why Pursue a Biology Post-Bac at MMC?

    You’ll receive individual attention from expert professors in a close-knit liberal arts environment, right in the heart of New York City.

    We offer course sequences appropriate for M.D., D.O., P.A., P.T., R.N., D.V.M., D.D.S., and other allied health programs. You’ll choose from an array of biology, chemistry, physics, and math courses. We work closely with you to determine appropriate placement into courses based on academic experience and career goals.

    In coordination with the Princeton Review, Marymount Manhattan College is pleased to offer our MCAT Pathway Test Preparation Program to MMC students and alumni.

    What You Will Learn

    The Biology Post-Baccalaureate curriculum is flexible and customized to meet your individual needs and career goals. You’ll choose from a selection of courses in:

    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Math
    • Physics

    You’ll work closely with our expert faculty advisors to determine appropriate placement into courses based on academic experience and career goals. Non-science courses are also available.

    Learn More About the Program

     Request More Info

    Ann Aguanno, Ph.D.
    Professor of Biology, Chair Dept. of Natural Sciences,
    Biology Post-Bac Program Coordinator
    (212) 774-4838

    Program Highlights

    Biology Post-Bacs Paula Schneider, Esha Sathiyamoorthy, and Abe Libman

    Classes are made up of less than 20 students, and lab sections have a maximum capacity of 12. Students learn from full-time faculty who are experts in the field; no teaching assistants!

    Zachary Barbati, B.S., Biology, 2010

    A pre-health committee of faculty members guides students in career goals, entrance exam preparation, and application and reference letter processes. Priority applications to the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Touro College of Pharmacy through our partnership agreements.

    In-person general biology laboratory

    A customized academic plan devised for each student based on academic background and career goals.

    Careers and Outcomes


    • Medical Doctor
    • M.D./Ph.D.
    • Pharm.D.
    • Research Technician
    • Research Scientist
    • Doctor of Osteopathy
    • Nurse Practitioner


    • Weill Cornell Medicine
    • Mount Sinai Health
    • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    • Hospital for Special Surgery
    • Columbia University Medical Center

    Take A Tour of the Natural Sciences Department

    Students Elizabeth Scott ’21 and Jade Johnsamson ’22 take you on a virtual tour of the labs and classrooms that make up the Natural Sciences Department. See how our facilities and small class sizes give you exceptional hands-on lab experience.

    Take a tour

    Start your journey today.

    Learn more about the application process, take a virtual tour, and chat with current students right from the comfort of your home.
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