University of Jamestown offers pre-professional preparation for a number of health-related fields including podiatry.

Program Strengths

University of Jamestown provides a strong background for students pursuing further study in health sciences.

These students often choose a major in biology or biochemistry. Another area of study may be satisfactory as long as the necessary pre-requisites are chosen in consultation with one's academic advisor.

As a student at University of Jamestown, you will benefit from:

  • faculty whose main focus is teaching
  • small class sizes assuring personal attention from instructors
  • advisers who are informed about the requirements and opportunities in pre-professional areas
  • a strong emphasis on the liberal arts, which will prepare you for graduate school
  • many organizations and activities providing opportunities to develop non-academic skills while pursuing your professional goals

Specific coursework for this major is outlined can be Viewed Here or downloaded here.

Our Academic Catalogs provide information on policies and procedures, the admissions process, programs of study, and degree requirements.

As course offerings can change from semester to semester, working with the Registrar’s office will ensure that your courses are kept on schedule so that you can graduate in four years.

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, University of California, Davis

Email:aamaro@uj.edu

Certifications/Degrees:
Ph.D in Biology: City University of New York; M. Phil. in Biology: CUNY;
M.A in Biology: Queens College;
M.S in Computer Science: Pace University;
A.A.S in Veterinary Science Technology: SUNY - Delhi

Email:Kathleen.Uvino@uj.edu

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Developmental Biology, University of Wisconsin
BS, Biology, University of North Dakota

Email:jensen@uj.edu

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota; BS, Biology, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Email:msolensk@uj.edu

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Iowa State University

Email:steffan@uj.edu

Certifications/Degrees: Doctor of Chiropractic, Northwestern Health Sciences University

Email:mthorlak@uj.edu
  • University of Jamestown
    Biology Department
    6062 College lane
    Jamestown, ND 58405

  • University of Jamestown
    Chemistry Department
    6001 College Lane
    Jamestown, ND 58405

  • Bruce Jensen, PhD Professor

    jensen@uj.edu | PH: 701-252-3467 ext. 5473

  • Carl Steffan, PhD Professor

    steffan@uj.edu | PH: 701-252-3467 ext. 5485