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Admission Preference Course of Study

Course of Study for Admission Preference Candidates leading to a
Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology with a concentration in Microbiology/Cell Biology.

General Education Core Classes Semester Hours
IDS 110: Freshman Seminar 3
ENG 101: English Composition 3
ENG 102: Composition and Literature 3
SPC 151: Speech 3
Religion 6
Literature, Philosphy or Foreign Language 6
Fine Arts Appreciation 3
MAT 105: College Algebra or higher 3
MAT 220: Applied Statistics 3
HIS 103 & 104: World History I & II 6
CSC 100: Intro to Computers or pass computer competency 3
PED 101: CPR/Fitness 1
PED 201: PE Activity 1
Medical Core Prerequisites Semester Hours
BIO 153: General Biology 4
BIO 306 & 308: Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II 8
BIO 307: Microbiology 4
CHE 151 & 152: General Chemistry I & II 8
CHE 321: Organic Chemistry I 4
CHE 450: Biochemistry 4
PSY 101: General Psychology 3
Psychology Elective (PSY 304, 340,or 341) 3
Biology Courses Semester Hours
BIO 309: Genetics 4
BIO 253: Vertebrate Natural History OR
BIO 254: Plant Communities
4
BIO 301: Plant Morphology OR
BIO 304: Anatomy & Physiology of Vascular Plants
4
BIO 302: Invertebrate Zoology OR
BIO 317: Local Flora
BIO 321: Insect Biology
BIO 398: Vertebrate Comparative Anatomy & Evolution
4
BIO 400: Medical Microbiology 4
BIO 401: Developmental Biology 4
BIO 488 & 489: Library Research Project I & II OR
BIO 490 & 491: Laboratory Research Project I & II
1 - 2
Suggested Elective Courses Semester Hours
PHY 151 or 251: General Physics I 4
CHE 322: Organic Chemistry II 4
 

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