|Degree:||Bachelor; University Transfer
|Field of Study:||Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
|Description:||Whether you study here for one year, two years, or for an entire degree, King's is a great place to prepare for future professional studies. Begin your studies in a faith-based environment before continuing your education elsewhere.
Medicine is the applied science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. It encompasses a variety of healthcare practices evolved to maintain and restore health by the prevention and treatment of illness in people. Contemporary medicine applies health science, biomedical research, and medical technology to diagnose and treat injury and disease, typically through medication or surgery, but also through therapies as diverse as psychotherapy, external splints and traction, prostheses, biologics, ionizing radiation, and others.