Learn more about the pre-professional programs at Black Hills State University.

BHSU Pre-Professional Studies

If you are planning a career in health-care professional fields, such as working as a doctor, chiropractor, dentist, occupational therapist, veterinarian, lawyer and many other high demand occupations, earning a bachelor’s degree from Black Hills State University is an excellent first step. Our strong science and business programs, which include innovative research-based education experiences, numerous opportunities for undergraduate research, and close faculty mentoring, prepares you to succeed in the professional school of your choice.  

At BHSU, we know the purpose of a pre-professional program is to prepare you to be accepted into and succeed at a professional degree program so you can achieve your career goals. Our graduates are exceptionally well-prepared to succeed in graduate school and also their careers. 

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Earning your degree at BHSU will prepare you for professional and graduate degree programs and will lead to a successful career in the following areas: 

If you are interested in Medical Technology or Mortuary Science, please contact your advisor.