BMS Program Requirements: Coursework

*Students are encouraged to enroll in Honors versions of indicated courses when appropriate

Biological Science:

  •  BSC 2010C* General Biology 4 credit hours

AND Two of the following:

  • MCB 3020* Microbiology 5 credit hours (CR: CHM 2210)
  • PCB 3703C* Human Physiology 4 credit hours (PR: BSC 2010, CHM 2045)
  • ZOO 3733C* Human Anatomy 4 credit hours (PR: BSC 2010)  

Genetics/Genomics  

  • PCB 3063*  Genetics 3 credit hours (PR: BSC 2010, CHM 2046) WITH PCB 3063L Genetics Laboratory, 1 credit hour

OR

  • PCB 3522* Molecular Biology I 3 credit hours. (PR: CHM 2211, MCB 3020)  

Chemistry Fundamentals

  •  CHM 2045C* Chemistry Fundamentals I 4 credit hours

AND

  • CHM 2046*+CHM2046L Chemistry Fundamentals II and Chemistry Fundamentals II Lab 4 credit hours.  

 Organic Chemistry with Lab

  • CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry I, 3 credit hours (PR: CHM 2046)

 AND 

  •  CHM 2211 Organic Chemistry II, 3 credit hours (PR: CHM 2210)
  •  CHM 2211L Organic Chemistry Techniques I, 2 credit hours.  

 

 Biochemistry  

  • BCH 4053 Biochemistry I, 3 credit hours (PR: CHM 2211)  

Mathematics

  • Calculus: MAC 2311* Calculus with Analytical Geometry I 4 credit hours

AND

  • Statistics: STA 2023* Statistical Methods I 3 credit hours

Physics w/lab

  • PHY 2053C* College Physics I 4 credit hours

 AND

  •  PHY 2054C* College Physics II 4 credit hours

Humanities and Social Sciences  

Students MUST take at least one upper division course in Ethics and/or Philosophy* Students are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to take upper division courses in Sociology and Psychology*