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B.S. Biology Pre-Professional

B.S. Biology

Biology 3 - Biology Pre-Professional

First Year

 

BIO 110/110L General Biology I

4 credit hours

BIO 111/111L General Biology II

4 credit hours

ENG 101 College English I

3 credit hours

ENG 102 College English II

3 credit hours

HED 100 Personal and Community Health

2 credit hours

PED 100 Fundamentals of Fitness for Life

1 credit hour

MTH 151 College Algebra

3 credit hours

MTH 153 College Algebra and Trigonometry

3 credit hours

Social Science Select from HIS 100, POS 100 or SOC 110

3 credit hours

SEM 101 Spartan Seminar 101

1 credit hour

SEM 102 Spartan Seminar 102

1 credit hour

Total Credit Hours

28 Credit Hours

 

Second Year

 

BIO 260/260L Integrative Zoology

4 credit hours

BIO 261/261L General Botany

4 credit hours

BIO 271/271L Ecology OR

BIO 278/278L Cell Biology OR

BIO 350/350L Parasitology OR

BIO 362/362L Histology

4 credit hours

CHM 221/221L General Chemistry I

4 credit hours

CHM 222/222L General Chemistry II

4 credit hours

MTH 184 Calculus

4 credit hours

XXX 111 Introduction to French, Spanish or Arabic I

3 credit hours

XXX 112 Introduction to French, Spanish or Arabic II

3 credit hours

ENG 285 Public Speaking

3 credit hours

SEM 201 Spartan Seminar 201

1 credit hour

Total Credit Hours

34 credit hours

 

Third Year

 

BIO 270/270L Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy and Physiology

BIO 272/272L OR Human Anatomy

4 credit hours

BIO 263/263L Embryology

4 credit hours

BIO 310/310L General Microbiology

4 credit hours

CHM 321/321L Organic Chemistry I

5 credit hours

CHM 322/322L Organic Chemistry II

5 credit hours

PHY 152/152L General Physics I

4 credit hours

PHY 153/153L General Physics II

4 credit hours

CSC 150 Computer Literacy

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours

33 credit hours

 

Fourth Year

 

BIO 351/351L Principles of Genetics

4 credit hours

BIO 364 Seminar and Colloquium in Biology

1 credit hour

BIO 459/459L General Physiology OR

BIO 461/461L Plant Physiology

4 credit hours

BIO 469/469L Biochemistry

4 credit hours

XXX Cultural Elective *

3 credit hours

XXX Cultural Elective *

3 credit hours

XXX Humanities Elective**

3 credit hours

XXX Free Elective

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours

25 credit hours

 

* HIS 335, HIS 336, MUS 234, HRP 320, ENG 383, FIA 370

** FIA 201, MUS 301, ENG 207, HUM 210, HUM 211


The following courses are only offered during the fall semester:

  • BIO 270/270L Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy and Physiology
  • BIO 271/271L Ecology
  • BIO 362/362L Histology
  • BIO 459/459L General Physiology
  • BIO 495 Biostatistics

The following courses are only offered during the spring semester:

  • BIO 263/263L Embryology
  • BIO 272/272L Human Anatomy
  • BIO 350/350L Parasitology
  • BIO 461/461 Plant Physiology
  • BIO 474/474L Molecular Biology
  • BIO 485 Immunology (can be taken as free elective)