What courses are computed in the science GPA?

by Sarah

When completing your application for medical school AMCAS uses the designation of BCPM (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Math)for courses computed in the science GPA (BCPM GPA).

Biology (BIOL)- BCPM

  • Anatomy

  • Biology

  • Biophysics

  • Biotechnology

  • Botany

  • Cell Biology

  • Ecology

  • Entomology

  • Genetics

  • Histology

  • Immunology

  • Microbiology

  • Molecular Biology

  • Neuroscience

  • Physiology

Chemistry (CHEM)- BCMP

  • Biochemistry

  • Chemistry

  • Physical Chemistry

  • Thermodynamics


  • Applied Mathematics

  • Mathematics

  • Statistics

Physics (PHYS)- BCMP

  • Astronomy

  • Physics

Please note courses are classified by AMCAS based on their content/focus and not by which department offers a particular course.

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