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Bachelor of Science in Biology: Pre-Professional Concentration – 120 credits

Freshman Year

First Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 120 General Zoology4 crs.
CHE 101 General Chemistry I4 crs.
ENG 101 English Composition I3 crs.
UNI 100 First-Year Seminar1 cr.
General Education Course
3 crs.

Second Semester – 17 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 125 General Botany4 crs.
CHE 102 General Chemistry II4 crs.
MAT 273 Basic Calculus OR
MAT 281 Calculus I
3 crs.
ENG 102 English Composition II3 crs.
General Education Course3 crs.

Sophomore Year

Third Semester – 14 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 215 Cellular and Molecular Biology4 crs.
PHY 121 General Physics4 crs.
Free Elective3 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.

Fourth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 318 Genetics4 crs.
CHE 331 Organic Chemistry I4 crs.
PHY 122 General Physics II4 crs.
General Education EMA3 crs.

Junior Year

Fifth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 305 Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy OR
BIO 306 Human Anatomy
4 crs.
BIO 326 General Microbiology4 crs.
CHE 341 Organic Chemistry II (lecture)3 crs.
CHE 342 Organic Chemistry II (lab)1 cr.
General Education Course
3 crs.

Sixth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 328 Human Physiology OR
BIO 486 Comparative Animal Physiology
4 crs.
BIO 480 Cell Biology4 crs.
MAT 215 Statistics3 crs.
Related Elective4 crs.

Senior Year

Seventh Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
CHE 415 Biochemistry4 crs.

Related Electives

8 crs.
General Education Course3 crs.

Eighth Semester – 11 credits
CourseCredits
Free Elective4 crs.
Related Electives4 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.