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- Preprofessional Advising
- Mandatory Advising Program
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Below are the courses offered within University College. Check the class schedules and availablility.
This one-credit course is designed for the mathematics student who either suffers from a self-reported case of mathemaphobia or is simply interested in understanding the phenomenon to better teach mathematics. Through self-reflection, practice of mathematics skills, practice of test-taking skills, reading thought process surrounding mathematics, students will gain confidence, understanding and problem-solving skills.
This one-credit course has been designed as a continuation of The University of Utah Orientation to assist students with academic success. Topics will include a review of resources and campus policies, a discussion on how to engage in campus organizations and activities, as well as the U of U classroom, and other tips that will make your experience rewarding. In addition to understanding your new educational community, you will have more information that assists you in negotiating the campus to accomplish your academic goals.
Thinking about becoming a physician? This one-credit course is designed for students who are exploring a career as a physician. The primary focus is to explore the career through panels and presentations by practicing physicians as well as a continuous discussion on how to prepare for admission to medical school. Students will not only learn about resources but also reflect on self within the context of this career.
Thinking about becoming a dentist? This one-credit course is designed for students who are exploring a career as a dentist, orthodontist, oral surgeon, or other specialist. The primary focus is to explore the career through panels and presentations by practicing dentists as well as a continuous discussion on how to prepare for admission to dental school. Students will not only learn about resources but also reflect on self within the context of this career.
This one-credit hour course is designed for students who have not yet committed to a major, and are motivated to explore themselves and their academic options at the University of Utah. Students will learn about the major/career decision making process, including self assessment, evaluation of majors and careers, and implementing an action plan.