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  • Biology Comprehensive Medical Track Program Requirements

    Degree programs within the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences and the Department of Physical Sciences in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics share a common core of courses. Students in these programs must complete the Basic Curriculum, the appropriate core curriculum for their major as listed below and the major curriculum.

    Core Curriculum for Biology, Biology Comprehensive (both tracks), and Marine Biology Majors: 24 hours 

    BY 308 . Seminar in Biology (1) 
    BY 340 . Microbiology (4) 
    BY 380 . Genetics (4) 
    BY 400 . Senior Seminar (1) 
    BY 450 . Ecology (4) 
    BY 472 . Cell Biology (4) 
    BY 490 . Evolutionary Theory (3) 
    BY 495 . Research in Biology (3)

    Biology Comprehensive (Medical Track): 60 hours 

    BY 231 . Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4) 
    BY 232 . Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4) 
    BY 471 . Biochemistry I (4) 
    MH 121 . Calculus I (4) 
    PH 201 . College Physics I (4) 
    PH 202 . College Physics II (4)

    Electives from the following list: 12 hours 

    BY 307 . Independent Study in Biology (1-8) 
    BY 309 . Biological Science Internship (1-4) 
    BY 330 . Hematology (4) 
    BY 331 . Immunology (4) 
    BY 404 . Research Design and Data Analysis (3) 
    BY 428 . Vertebrate Zoology (4) 
    BY 429 . Entomology (4) 
    BY 431 . Histology (4) 
    BY 441 . Environmental Toxicology (4) 
    BY 474 . Human Physiology (4) 
    CH 321 . Analytical Chemistry (4) 
    CH 472 . Biochemistry II (3)