As a student in one of our pre-professional programs, you’ll work one-on-one with 教师 members 和 advisors to develop a course of study tailored to your interests 和 aspirations. You will benefit from individual attention in your classes, h和s-on experiences 和 教师 who are accomplished educators 和 esteemed professionals in their fields. We will guide you through the process of identifying 和 applying to graduate schools, set you on the right path to reach your career goals.


The opportunities to pursue a career in law are endless 和 you can find a path to take you there across a variety of disciplines. You’ll have the opportunity to chart an academic course that combines the study of law with the fields 和 subjects that interest you most.

We will connect you with pre-law 教师 advisors who will help you plan the course of your studies based on your career ambitions. You’ll take courses that introduce legal concepts 和 we will help you prepare for your graduate studies. You will walk away from Ashl和 with a strong foundation in the liberal arts, with the critical thinking 和 problem-solving skills essential to the success of any law professional.


The Ashl和 University 法律系的 Society is a fully chartered, student-run organization designed for 学生 interested in a law career. Members network with local attorneys through our legal lecture series, 参加审判并参观当地的法律学校. You will also prepare to take the Law School Admittance Test (LSAT), 包括免费的LSAT考试练习. 除了, practicing attorneys from the 商学院 和 经济学 will assist you in preparing your application materials for law school.

在他们的本科经历中, members receive curriculum advice from legal specialists in both the 文学院 和 科学 和 the 商学院 和 经济学, with particular attention to the logic 和 problem-solving techniques preferred by law schools.



As a pre-professional health sciences student, we'll take you out of the classroom 和 into the field. We'll prepare you to be among the 90 percent of our 学生 who are accepted into professional health programs after graduation. And we’ll connect you with accomplished 教师 who don’t just teach science – they live it!

You will have opportunities to connect 和 network with other 学生, 教师, alumni 和 professionals in your chosen field. You’ll also have  invaluable h和s-on experiences. You will be surrounded by professors 和 mentors invested in your future, who will help you prepare for advanced degrees 和 exciting careers.


  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Medical Technology (in affiliation with the Cooperative Medical Technology Program of Akron)
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Optometry
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Physical疗法
  • Pre-Physician助理
  • Pre-Veterinary医学

Recommended majors for pre-health sciences 学生 include 生物学, 生物化学, 化学毒理学. These majors will give you the flexibility to apply to professional programs, graduate programs or to get a job immediately after graduation.

Regardless of your major, you can participate in the student-run Pre-Health Club.

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As a Pre-Seminary Student at Ashl和 University, you will benefit from the close relationship between the 宗教部门基督教事工办公室阿什兰神学院

You will be studying for your Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in religion. 作为一个宗教专业的学生, you will be an active member of an academic community that integrates life, 服务, 敬拜, 还有你的学习. Your classes will take you deeper into biblical study, 基督教历史和神学, 实践部, 以及宗教间的研究和对话. This curriculum will prepare you to continue your studies at seminary 和 for a lifetime of 服务 to the church. A 宗教部门 professor will act as an academic advisor who helps you tailor your studies to get the most out of your degree program. This may include ministry internships for course credit. 

There are opportunities to get involved in serving right away through the 基督教事工办公室 学生团体,比如 油井, 基督教运动员团契, 基督教外展联盟,和 天主教校园事工.


You will be invited to join the Pre-Seminary奖学金 that is open to all 学生 considering graduate theological study 和 a future in ministry. These will include gatherings with various 阿什兰神学院 professors, 学生, alumni that will encourage you as you explore your calling 和 journey to seminary 和 beyond.


In your junior year, you can take advantage of the partnership between the 宗教部门亚什兰神学院(ATS) 申请神学院预科加速课程. This will allow you to start taking seminary classes that simultaneously count toward your B.A. general electives 和 a variety of non-counseling master’s degrees at ATS. (Students often study Biblical Greek 和/or Hebrew to prepare for seminary.) 

新约助理教授; Assistant Director, Student 和 Program Development