Bachelor of Science in Biology - Pre-pharmacy/Advanced Degree Track

Suggested Curriculum

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Entry Level

Biology electives must be 200-level or above.

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 123
Rhetoric and Composition I
3 CR.HR.
HE 111
The Husson Experience
1 CR.HR.
PY 111
General Psychology
3 CR.HR.
SC 191

SL 191
General Biology I
and
General Biology I Laboratory
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.
SC 181

SL 181
Chemistry I
and
Chemistry Lab I
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 124
Rhetoric and Composition II
3 CR.HR.
MS 180
Precalculus with Trigonometry
4 CR.HR.
SC 182

SL 182
Chemistry II
and
Chemistry Lab II
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 192

SL 192
General Biology II
and
General Biology II Lab
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.
ELC PH XXX
ELECTIVE - ETHICS

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 221

SL 221
Anatomy and Physiology I
and
Anatomy/Physiology Lab I
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 381

SL 381
Organic Chemistry I
and
Organic Chemistry I Lab
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
BA 211

BA 212
Microeconomics
OR
Macroeconomics
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
ELC PH XXX
ELECTIVE - ETHICS
CM 100

ELC CM XXX
Speech
OR
ELECTIVE - COMMUNICATIONS
3 CR.HR.


Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
MS 132
Probability and Statistics
3 CR.HR.
MS 181
Calculus with Applications
4 CR.HR.
SC 222

SL 222
Anatomy and Physiology II
and
Anatomy/Physiology Lab II
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 382

SL 382
Organic Chemistry II
and
Organic Chemistry II Lab
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
ELC FA XXX
ELECTIVE - FINE ARTS

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
MS 223
Research Design
3 CR.HR.
SC 240

SL 240
Ecology
and
Ecology Lab
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 271

SC 285
Physics I
OR
University Physics I
4 CR.HR.

4 CR. HR.
SC 271

SL 271
Physics I
and
Physics Lab I
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.
SC 334
Genomic Biology
3 CR.HR.
SC 383
Junior Science Research Seminar
3 CR.HR.

Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 200
Approaches to Literature
3 CR.HR.
MS 182
Calculus II
4 CR.HR.
SC 291
Cell Biology
3 CR.HR.
ELC XXX GP
ELECTIVE - GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES
SC 272

SC 286
Physics II
OR
University Physics II
4 CR.HR.

4 CR. HR.
SL 272

SL 286
Physics Lab II
OR
University Physics II Lab
0 CR.HR.

0 CR. HR.

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 481
Biological Research & Laboratory Safety I
3 CR.HR.
ELC 2XX BIO
ELECTIVE - BIOLOGY (200+)
ELC XXX D7
ELECTIVE - FOREIGN CULTURE AND CONVERSATION
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN

Eighth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ELC 2XX BIO
ELECTIVE - BIOLOGY (200+)
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN
SC 482

ELC SC 3XX
Biological Research & Laboratory Safety II
OR
ELECTIVE - SCIENCES (300+)
3 CR.HR.