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Bachelor of Science in Biology: Nanotechnology 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 – 14 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 125 General Botany4 crs.
CHE 102 General Chemistry II4 crs.
ENG 102 English Composition II3 crs.
MAT 273 Basic Calculus OR
MAT 281 Calculus I
3 crs.

Sophomore Year

Third Semester – 14 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 215 Cellular and Molecular Biology4 crs.
PHY 121 General Physics I4 crs.
Free Elective3 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.

Fourth Semester – 12 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 318 Genetics4 crs.
CHE 331 Organic Chemistry I4 crs.
PHY 122 General Physics II4 crs.

Junior Year

Fifth Semester – 13 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 326 General Microbiology4 crs.
General Education Courses
6 crs.
General Education EMA3 crs.

Sixth Semester – 18 credits
CourseCredits
NMT 311 Materials, Safety and Equipment Overview for Nanofabrication
3 crs.
NMT 312 Basic Nanofabrication Processes3 crs.
NMT 313 Thin Films in Nanofabrication
3 crs.
NMT 314 Advanced Lithography and Dielectrics for Nanofabrication
3 crs.
NMT 315 Material Modification3 crs.
NMT 316 Characterization, Packaging and Testing of Nanofabricated Structures3 crs.

Summer Term or Winter Break

Summer Term or Winter Break – 6 credits
CourseCredits
NMT 495 Nanotech Internship6 crs.

Senior Year

Seventh Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
Free Electives9 crs.
General Education Courses 6 crs.

Eighth Semester – 13 credits
CourseCredits
BIO 480 Cell Biology4 crs.
Free Electives6 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.