Bachelor of Science (Medical Sciences - Honours Only)

Applied Health Sciences - Department of Health Sciences

Bachelor of Science (Medical Sciences - Honours Only)

Undergrad Focus with Amanda Slamka (BSc in Medical Sciences).


Program Name:
Medical Sciences
OUAC Code:
Bachelor of Science (BSc)
4-year Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Medical Sciences 
Program Description:
Are you interested in a medical career? This program has been developed for students who want to continue their studies in medicine, physiotherapy, and other health and medical professions.

What is unique about Medical Sciences at Brock?

  • Course components have been designed to meet the entrance requirements of all major North American medical schools and to prepare you to become an effective clinician.
  • Brock’s BSc Medical Sciences degree is well-recognized by Ontario medical schools.
  • Brock’s program offers courses on the biophysical foundation of health, in areas such as anatomy, physiology, chemistry, and biology, with a focus on the human and social aspects of health.
  • The program is unique in including advanced courses such as clinical epidemiology, pharmacology, and pathology at the undergraduate level.
  • Opportunities exist to work as a research assistant, participate in internships, and in faculty supervised independent studies.

If you plan to pursue a career in a specific health profession, you may wish to team up this degree with our one-of-a-kind MED Plus program.


Here are some of the exciting career opportunities our graduates have pursued …
  • Medical School (University of Calgary, Medical University of Silesia, McMaster, Ottawa, University of Western Ontario)
  • Physiotherapy (Queen’s)
  • Dentistry (Boston University, University of Toronto, University of Western Ontario)
  • Optometry (New England College of Optometry (Boston))
  • Pharmacy (University of Toronto)
  • Chiropractics (Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College)
  • Naturopathic Medicine (Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine)
  • Trillium Gift of Life (Tissue Coordinator)
  • Public Health Agency of Canada Research Assistant
  • Ministry of Health and Long Term Care Senior Epidemiologist
  • Graduate School (University of British Columbia, Brock, McGill, McMaster, Simon Fraser, Toronto, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Waterloo, Western)


Program Coordinator
If you have any questions about this program, Contact HLSC Advisor
Entrance Requirements:
Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), one 4U math (MDM4U preferred). 
Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U).
Expected Cut-off:
Low 80s
Program Plan:
To see the courses required for degree completion and read the full course descriptions - Check the online Undergraduate Course Calendar
Undergraduate studies