Molecular Biology Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Biology

General Studies
Foundational Requirements (LOPERS 1-4)12-14
Including:
LOPER 4: Mathematics, Statistics, and Quantitative Reasoning
Take 1 of the following: 1
Calculus I with Analytic Geometry
Applied Calculus I
Broad Knowledge Requirements (LOPERS 5-8)13
Including:
LOPER 8: Natural Science
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Dispositional Requirements (LOPERS 9-10) 26
Wellness (LOPER 11) Optional0
BS Science-related course requirements5
General Physics I
and Physics I Laboratory
Program-Specified Requirements4
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Major Option
Complete all required courses46-54
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum34-24
Total Credit Hours120

A minimum 2.5 GPA is required in all courses counting toward this major.

Major Option

Molecular Biology Comprehensive Core Requirements
BIOL 105Biology I4
BIOL 106Biology II4
BIOL 231Research Methods I3
BIOL 290Evolution3
BIOL 309Cellular & Molecular Biology4
BIOL 360Genetics4
BIOL 450Advanced Molecular Biology4
Take two hours from the following:2
Seminar in Biology
or
Research Methods IIA
and Research Methods IIB
Biology Comprehensive Supporting Course Requirements
Select one of the following options:5-10
Elementary Organic Chemistry
and Elementary Organic Chemistry Lab
or
Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
and Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Take the following:
CHEM 351
351L
Biochemistry
and Biochemistry Lab
4
Select 9-12 credit hours of the following:9-12
BioStatistics
Bioethics
Medical Terminology
Principles of Immunology
Developmental Biology
Infectious Diseases
Human Genetics
Physiology
Analytical Chemistry
and Analytical Chemistry Lab
Biochemistry II
and Biochemistry II Lab
Total Credit Hours46-54