2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 21, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Biology (B.S.) Leading to Pharm.D.


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Major Requirements


Students complete a minimum of 120 credits to earn a bachelor’s degree: 49-51 credits of core courses, 22-33 elective credits, and 75-78 credits (20 courses) in their major:

Electives


Six biology electives (15-20 credits) from the 200-level or above at least four of which must have a 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).

Degree Plan


Degree Plan for Biology (B.S.) 3+3 Leading to Pharm.D.
 
Fall
Spring
First Year
 
 
UNV101: University Seminar I (3 credits) &
FYT100: First Year Transitions (1 credit)
X
 
BIO111: General Biology I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
CHM113: General Chemistry I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
MTH191: Applied Calculus (3 credits)
X
 
UNV102: University Seminar II (3 credits)
 
X
BIO112: General Biology II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
CHM114: General Chemistry II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
STA173: Statistical Methods (3 credits)
 
X
ECN101: Introductory Macroeconomics (3 credits)
 
X
Second Year
 
 
RTS225: Quest for the Ultimate (3 credits) or
PHL225: Quest for the Good Life (3 credits) (one each semester)
X
X
BIO220: Cell Biology and Chemistry & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
CHM205: Organic Chemistry I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
Literature Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
Foreign Language Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
CHM206: Organic Chemistry II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
BIO253: Genetics: Classical, Molecular and Population (4 credits)
 
X
Visual & Performing Arts Core Course (3 credits)
 
X
Third Year
 
 
BIO210: Microbiology (4 credits)
X
 
BIO305: Human Anatomy (4 credits)
X
 
PHY201: General Physics I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
History Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
Religious & Theological Studies Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
BIO471: Biology Capstone (3 credits)
 
X
BIO325: Human Physiology (4 credits)
 
X
PHY202: General Physics II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
Social Science Core Course (3 credits)
 
X
Philosophy Core Course (3 Credits)
 
X
Fourth Year at University of Saint Joseph
PHCY701: Introduction to the Profession of Pharmacy (2 credits)
PHCY704: Pharmaceutical Calculations (3 credits)
PHCY710: Introduction to Pharmacochemistry (2 credits)
PHCY715: Protein Function (2 credits)**
PHCY716: Information Metabolism: Nucleic Acids and Cellular Cm (2 credits)**
PHCY717: Carbohydrate, Lipid and Amino Acid Metabolism (2 credits)**
PHCY730: Pharmacochemistry of the Autonomic Nervous System (2 credits)**
PHCY731: Pharmacochemistry of the Cardiovascular, Renal and Blood-Clotting Systems (2 credits)**
PHCY732: Pharmacochemistry of Drugs with Actions on Smooth Muscle Systems (2 credits)**
PHCY737: Pharmacochemistry of the Central Nervous System (2 credits)**
PHCY750: Pharmaceutics (4 credits)**
PHCY752: Pharmaceutical Science Lab (1 credit)**
PHYC703: Introduction to Self-Care Therapeutics (1 credit)
PHYC706: Communication Skills (1 credit)
PHYC720: Pharmacy Administration (3 credits)
PHYC721: Pharmacoeconomics (2 credits)
PHYC722: Biostatistics and Literature Evaluation (2 credits)
PHYC761: Introduction to Pharmacy Practice Experience 1 (1 credit)
Fifth and Sixth Year at University of Saint Joseph
 

* Minimum of 120 credits required for undergraduate degree conferral.
** University of Saint Joseph courses noted with two asterisks will transfer to Salve Regina University to count toward Biology electives for B.S. degree. Courses for years five and six to meet degree requirements will be specified by University of Saint Joseph.

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