Microbial, Cellular & Molecular Biology Cell & Molecular Biology Option

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology3BIOL 1030 Organismal Biology3
BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory1BIOL 1031 Organismal Biology Laboratory1
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3CHEM 1040 Fundamental Chemistry II3
CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1CHEM 1041 Fundamental Chemistry II Laboratory1
MATH 1610 Calculus I4MATH 1620 Calculus II4
 15 15
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
Core Literature3Core History 3
PHYS 1500 General Physics I4PHYS 1510 General Physics II4
CHEM 2070 Organic Chemistry I3CHEM 2080 Organic Chemistry II3
CHEM 2071 Organic Chemistry I Laboratory1CHEM 2081 Organic Chemistry II Laboratory1
BIOL 3000 Genetics4BIOL 3200 General Microbiology4
 15 15
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 5521 Gene Expression and Recombinant DNA Laboratory2BCHE 5190 Biochemistry II3
MMCB Elective43BIOL 4100 Cell Biology3
BIOL 5220 Introductory Molecular Genetics3BIOL 4101 Cell Biology Laboratory2
BCHE 5180 Biochemistry I3Core Social Science or Humanities33
BCHE 5181 Biochemistry I Laboratory1Core Fine Arts3
Core History or Literature13Free Elective 2
 15 16
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Evolution Elective43Core Social Science23
Biology Elective44Biology Elective44
Biodiversity Electives43BIOL 4950 Senior Seminar1
Core Humanities 3Physiology Electives43
Core Social Science23MMCB Electives44
 UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
 16 15
Total Hours: 122
1

Students must complete a two-course sequence in either HIST or LIT (for example, World History 1 and 2 or American Lit 1 and 2). For complete HIST and LIT sequence options, see the Bulletin.

2

Students who choose a HIST sequence other than HIST 1010 and HIST 1020 should talk to an advisor about CORE SOC SCI choices.

3

If a LIT sequence is chosen, this course must be a CORE SOC SCI. If a HIST sequence is chosen, this course must be a CORE HUMANITIES.

4

See advisor for list of approved electives.