Medical Sciences (B.S.)

To graduate in this program, students must earn a minimum grade of "C" in BIOL 115 and BIOL 115L. Required course work includes the university requirements (see regulation J-3) and:
BIOL 115Cells & the Evolution of Life3
BIOL 115LCells and the Evolution of Life Laboratory1
BIOL 120Human Anatomy4
BIOL 121Human Physiology4
BIOL 204Special Topics1-16
BIOL 250General Microbiology3
BIOL 255General Microbiology Lab2
BIOL 310Genetics3
BIOL 312Molecular and Cellular Biology3
BIOL 313Molecular and Cellular Laboratory1
BIOL 315Genetics Lab1
BIOL 380Biochemistry I4
CHEM 111Principles of Chemistry I3
CHEM 111LPrinciples of Chemistry I Laboratory1
CHEM 112Principles of Chemistry II4
CHEM 112LPrinciples of Chemistry II Laboratory1
CHEM 277Organic Chemistry I3
CHEM 278Organic Chemistry I: Lab1
MATH 170Analytic Geometry and Calculus I4
PHIL 103Ethics3
PSYC 101Introduction to Psychology3
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3
STAT 251Statistical Methods3
or STAT 301 Probability and Statistics
Select one of the following Physics sequences:8
General Physics I
and General Physics I Lab
General Physics II
and General Physics II Lab
Engineering Physics I
and Laboratory Physics I
Engineering Physics II
and Laboratory Physics II
Select 3 credits of Written Communication courses from the following:3
Personal & Exploratory Writing
Technical Writing
Science Writing
Select one of the following Senior Capstone courses:2
Undergraduate Research (Max 8 credits)
Practicum in Anatomy Laboratory Teaching (Max 8 credits)
Practicum in Human Physiology Laboratory Teaching (Max 8 credits)
Senior Capstone
Select one of the following:3
Social Data Analysis
Computer Skills for Biologists
Principles of Physical Chemistry
Mathematical Biology
Statistical Analysis
Select 3 credits of Critical Thinking courses from the following:3
Persuasive Writing
History of Biology: Conflicts and Controversies
Critical Thinking
Introduction to Symbolic Logic
Select 2-3 credits of Leadership and Professional courses from the following:2-3
Introduction to Management
College of Science Ambassadors (Max 8 credits)
Pre-Health Peer Mentors (Max 4 credits)
Professional Ethics (Max 6 credits)
Traumatic Events: Preparation, Intervention, Evaluation
Select 6 credits of Psychology courses from the following:6
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
Physiological Psychology
Introduction to Chemical Addictions
Introduction to the Pharmacology of Psychoactive Drugs
Select 6 credits of Global and Cultural Competence courses from the following:6
Belief Systems
Racial and Ethnic Relations
Intercultural Communication
Global Nutrition
Disease and Culture:History of Western Medicine
Cultural Diversity and the Media
Global Justice
Political Psychology
Introduction to Diversity and Stratification
Social Change & Globalization
Urban Sociology
Select 9 credits of Biomedical Sciences courses from the following:9
Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
Ecology and Population Biology
Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
Advanced Evolution/Population Dynamics
Microscopic Anatomy
Pathogenic Microbiology
Biochemistry II
Principles of Developmental Biology
Protein Structure and Function
Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics
Organic Chemistry II
Advanced Nutrition
Critical Health Issues
Psychosocial Determinants of Health
Total Hours101-117

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree