2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 10, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Biology, Microbiology Concentration (B.S.)


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Major Requirements


Students interested in the study of the biological and biomedical sciences earn a B.S. in Biology. Students complete a minimum of 120 credits to earn a bachelor’s degree: 49-51 credits of core courses, 0-3 elective credits, and 75-78 credits (20 courses) in their major:

One of the following courses:


One of the following pairs of courses:


Additional Requirements


Six biology electives (22-24 credits) from the 200-level or above, at least four of which have laboratory associated with them OR five biology electives (18-20 credits) from the 200-level or above, at least three of which have laboratory associated with them AND 3 or more credits of Independent Research (BIO497  and/or BIO498 ). 

Concentration Requirements


Students interested in the study of microorganisms, viruses and the immune system will satisfy the B.S. in Biology with a concentration in microbiology. Those pursuing this concentration will satisfy the above for a B.S. in Biology with the following additions. Majors complete 21 courses (78 credits).

Additional required courses are:


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