A Bachelor of Science with a major in biology, chemistry or biochemistry generally incorporates courses satisfying requirements for professional programs in medicine, veterinary medicine and other fields in the health sciences. Pre-professional students interested in other majors should work with the academic advisor to make sure that they include classes that meet professional school requirements in their course of study.
A high percentage of Brescia students are accepted into their first choice program. In the past four years, students have been accepted into programs at University of Kentucky (medicine, physical therapy, pharmacy, and graduate programs), University of Louisville (nursing), and Bellarmine University (physical therapy) in Kentucky. Other programs recently accepting Brescia students include University of Evansville, IN (physical therapy), Auburn University, AL (veterinary medicine), and Samford University, AL (nursing, pharmacy).