1 AMCAS Course Classification Guide AMCAS Application Course Classification Guide The following Guide provides Behavioral & Social English Language &. examples of how courses are Public Health Sciences (BESS) Literature (ENGL) Pharmacology &. often categorized. Please select Course classifications Anthropology Composition & Rhetoric Pharmacy based on the primary content Economics Creative Writing Sports Medicine of the Course . Family Studies Literature Veterinary Medicine Psychology In the case of interdisciplinary Sociology Fine Arts (ARTS) History (HIST). courses, where two or more subject matters are combined Art History Business (BUSI). into one Course , refer to the Art History description of the Course on Accounting Dance Natural & Physical your school's website or Finance Fine Arts consult with your Pre-health Human Resources Studies Music Sciences (NPSC).
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