Skip to Navigation | Skip to Content

About Us - Our Students

What our students love about the sciences at Calvin

Student in labCalvin's science departments are small enough to feel intimate, but large enough to provide great opportunities. Our students appreciate:

  • Programs and teaching that are Christ-centered.
  • Extensive open laboratory hours for students.
  • Access to technology; students run their own samples.
  • Grant support that recognizes excellence.
  • Calvin's science departments are small enough to feel intimate, but large enough to provide great opportunities.
  • Courses that are rigorous and have demanding expectations.
  • Other high achieving students in their courses.
  • Great preparation for the challenges of professional schools.
  • Great collegiality between pre-professional health students and faculty.

 

Profile of our pre-professional healthcare students

2010-2011
    Pre-Medical Pre-Dental Pre-PA Pre-Pharmacy
  Total students 225 19 19 10
  Men 120 12 4 5
  Women 105 7 15 5
Class FR 71 5 6 4
  SO 56 6 5 2
  JR 48 3 6 2
  SR 44 5 2 2
Top Majors Biology 91 10 8 2
  Biochemistry 24 2   1
  Chemistry 10      
  Psychology/Sociology 19 1 1 1
  Business 4 1   1
  English 6      
  Spanish 4      
  Physical Education 2   1  
  Art/Music/History/CAS 5   1  
  Nursing 7 1 3  
  Undecided 44 4 5 5

 

Pre-med student Alex Cortez won a video contest for aspiring doctors.

 

Secondary

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Nulla ut nibh.

Sidebar