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Bachelor of Science in Biology: Nanotechnology Concentration – 120 credits

Freshman Year

First Semester – 15 credits
BIO 120 General Zoology                                                4 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
BIO 125 General Botany                                                4 crs.
CHE 102 General Chemistry II4 crs.
ENG 102 English Composition II3 crs.
MAT 2XX Basic Calculus OR Calculus I3 crs.

Sophomore Year

Third Semester – 14 credits
BIO 215 Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Biology                              4 crs.
PHY 121 General Physics I4 crs.
Unrestricted Elective3 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.

Fourth Semester – 12 credits
BIO 318 Genetics4 crs.
CHE 331 Organic Chemistry I                                          4 crs.
PHY 122 General Physics II4 crs.

Junior Year

Fifth Semester – 16 credits
BIO 326 General Microbiology                                                                    4 crs.
General Education Courses
6 crs.
General Education EMA3 crs.
Unrestricted Elective3 crs.

Sixth Semester – 18 credits
NMT 311 Materials, Safety and Equipment Overview for Nanofabrication
3 crs.
NMT 312 Basic Nanofabrication Processes3 crs.
NMT 313 Thin Films in Utilization3 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
NMT 495 Nanotechnology Internship                                                               6 crs.

Senior Year

Seventh Semester – 15 credits
Unrestricted Electives                                                                 9 crs.
General Education Courses6 crs.

Eighth Semester – 13 credits
BIO 480 Cell Biology                                                                   4 crs.
Unrestricted Electives6 crs.
General Education Course3 crs.