# What are the core math subjects needed to be a cardiologist?

For many years I have known this is the career path that I wanted to follow through with. I am currently taking AP Calculus and I am having lots of difficulties. I know I need math knowledge ,but how much Calculus is actually applied/ needed to get to my end goal. doctor surgery cardiologist

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# Rachel’s Answer

# Alex’s Answer

Calculus and statistics in college (as part of a pre-med degree program). Here are some examples of med schools talking about what they require of applicants: Hopkins Harvard StonyBrook

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# Sarah’s Answer

Not more than the math needed to enter medical school i.e needed to take the MCAT. Not all medical schools require calculus as a prerequisite. You just need enough math to enter medical and that all for math.