26 additional credits to the Biology Program Core Credits
The Comprehensive Biology program will prepare students for graduate studies and research, medicine, podiatry, dentistry, veterinary medicine, allied health and applied biology. Graduates will have acquired a broad foundation of knowledge in the biological and physical sciences as well as the ability to use this knowledge.
In addition to the core courses, a student choosing the comprehensive biology concentration will complete the following courses:
BI 350 Genetics
BI 360, 361 Microbiology and Lab
CH 305, 306 Biochemistry I and Lab
MA 175 Calculus I
Students will also take a minimum of 11 or more other credits at the BI 300 level or above, not otherwise specified in the major. Independent research (BI 486-489) may only count for up to 4 of these credits.