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Total Quarter Credits in the Professional Program: 215.0


 

Total Quarter Credits in the First Year: 50
First Professional Year Fall Quarter
ANATG 1517 Anatomical Sciences I Credits: 8
BIOCG 1512 Biochemistry I Credits: 6
COREG 1560G Interprofessional Healthcare Credits: 0.5
PMEDG 1512 Podiatric Medicine I Credits: 1.5
Total 16.0
First Professional Year Winter Quarter 17.5
ANATG 1527 Anatomical Sciences II Credits: 6
BIOCG 1523 Biochemistry II Credits: 3
COREG 1570G Interprofessional Healthcare Credits: 0.5
PHYSG 1523 Physiology I Credits: 5
PMEDG 1521 Biomechanics of Lower Extremity Function I Credits: 3
Total 17.5
First Professional Year Spring Quarter 16.5
ANATG 1537 Anatomical Sciences III Credits: 4
COREG 1580G Interprofessional Healthcare Credits: 0.5
FMEDG 1534 Public Health, Medical Ethics and Jurisprudence Credits: 2
MICRG 1532 Immunology Credits: 2.5
PHYSG 1534 Physiology II Credits: 4.5
PMEDG 1531 Introduction to Podiatric Surgery Credits: 3
Total 16.5

 

Total Quarter Credits in the Second Year: 69
Second Professional Year Summer Quarter
PMEDG 1619 Podiatric Basic Skills Practicum Credits: 1
PMEDG 1642 Research and Evidence Based Medicine Credits: 1.5
PMEDG 1643 Advanced Lower Extremity Anatomy Credits: 6.5
PMEDG 1644 Medical Imaging Credits: 2
PMEDG 1651 Biomechanics of Lower Extremity Function II Credits: 3.5
PMEDG 1675 Pediatric Orthopedics Credits: 3
Total 17.5
Second Professional Year Fall Quarter 16.0
MICRG 1616 Microbiology I Credits: 4
PATHG 1612 Pathology I Credits: 5
PHARG 1612 Pharmacology (Fall) Credits: 3.5
PMEDG 1620 Podiatric Basic Skills Practicum Credits: 0.5
PMEDG 1670 Physical Diagnosis Credits: 3
Total 16.0
Second Professional Year Winter Quarter 16.0
MICRG 1626 Microbiology II Credits: 4
PATHG 1623 Pathology II Credits: 5
PHARG 1612 Pharmacology (Winter) Credits: 3.5
PMEDG 1621 Podiatric Basic Skills Practicum Credits: 0.5
PMEDG 1662 General Medicine I Credits: 3
Total 16.0
Second Professional Year Spring Quarter 19.5
PATHG 1634 Pathology III Credits: 5
PHARG 1612 Pharmacology (Spring) Credits: 3
PMEDG 1663 Podiatric Pathomechanics I Credits: 3.5
PMEDG 1641 Podiatric Medicine II Credits: 3.5
PMEDG 1672 General Medicine II Credits: 3
PMEDG 1678 Behavioral Medicine Credits: 1.5
Total 19.5

 

Total Quarter Credits in the Third Year: 56
Third Professional Year Summer Quarter
PMEDG 1702 Radiology (Fall) Credits: 2
PMEDG 1722 Advanced Pathomechanics (Summer) Credits: 2
PMEDG 1724 Orientation to the Operating Room & Anesthesia (Summer) Credits: 1.5
PMEDG 1727 Emergency Medicine and Trauma (Summer/Fall) Credits: 5
PMEDG 1732 General Medicine III (Summer) Credits: 3
PMEDG 1741 Podiatric Dermatology (Fall) Credits: 2.5
PMEDG 1751 Applied Clinical Biomechanics (Fall) Credits: 2
PMEDG 1773 Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation (Summer) Credits: 2.5
PMEDG 1774 General Orthopedics and Disorders of Bone (Summer) Credits: 2.5
Total 23
Rotations (Integrated October through May) 33
PMEDG 1701 Podiatric Medicine CORE A, B, C, D (4 rotations, 4 weeks each, 4 credits each rotation) Credits: 16
PMEDG 1706 Outpatient Medicine Credits: 4
PMEDG 1725 Clinical Correlates (Winter) Credits: 1
PMEDG 1733 Clerkship A, B (2 rotations, 4 weeks each, 4 credits each rotation) Credits: 8
Required Elective - May choose either one 4-week or two 2-week rotations. from the list below Credits: 4
PMEDG 1705 Podiatric Office (4 weeks) Credits: 4
PMEDG 1708 Pedorthics, Bracing & Prosthetics (2 weeks) Credits: 2
PMEDG 1713 Wound Care (4 weeks) Credits: 4
PMEDG 1716 Orthotic Fabrication (2 weeks) Credits: 2
PMEDG 1740 International (2 weeks) Credits: 2
Total 33
Total Quarter Credits in the Fourth Year: 40
Fourth Professional Year
Rotations (Integrated June through May) During the fourth year, each student may take up to four weeks of vacation time. 40
PMEDG 1801 Podiatric Medicine CORE A,B (2 rotations, 4 weeks each, 4 credits each rotation) Credits: 8
PMEDG 1803 Surgery Credits: 4
PMEDG 1804 Inpatient Medicine Credits: 4
PMEDG 1805 A,B,C,D,E,F Clinical Clerkships (6 rotations, 4 weeks each, 4 credits each rotation) Credits: 24
PMEDG 1808 Optional Rotation (4 weeks) Credits: 4
Total 40

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