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Pre-Medical Program with a Major in BCMB

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Pre-Medical Program with a Major in Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology

Two degree options: Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science.

Both options consist of a minimum of 124 credit hours and must include the college-wide requirements in general education.

Pre-Medical Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree

First Year
BIOLOGY 1, 18 or 12, 13— Biological Sciences
CHEMISTRY 1/3-2/4 — General Chemistry
FIRST YEAR SEMINAR
GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES
INFORMATION SYSTEMS 44
TOTAL

Second Year
BCMB 99 — Professional Development
BIOLOGY 165 — Cell Biology
BIOLOGY 105 — Genetics
CHEMISTRY 107/109-108/110 — Organic Chemistry
BCMB 99 — Professional Development
GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES
STATISTICS
TOTAL

Third Year
BCMB 199 — Research
BIOLOGY 103 — Microbiology
BIOLOGY 129 — Physiology
BIOLOGY 150 — Proficiency Symposium
CHEMISTRY 130 — 133 — Biochem and Adv Biochem
PHYSICS 11-12 — General Physics
TOTAL

Fourth Year
BCMB 137 — Advanced Molecular Life Sciences Lab
BCMB 199 — Research
BCMB 195 — Seminar
BIOLOGY 186/187 — Molecular Biology
GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES
GENERAL ELECTIVES
Writing
TOTAL
Credit Hours
8
8
3
9
3
31


3
4
3
8
3
9
3
33


2
5
5
2
8
8
30


3
2
1
4
6
9
3
31

Pre-Medical Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology Major leading to a Bachelor of Science degree

First Year
BIOLOGY 1, 18 or 12, 13 — Biological Sciences
CHEMISTRY 1/3-2/4 — General Chemistry
First Year Seminar
GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES
Mathematics 50 — Calculus
Information Systems 44
TOTAL

Second Year
BCMB 99 — Professional Development
BIOLOGY 165 — Cell Biology
BIOLOGY 126 — Developmental Biology
CHEMISTRY 107/109-108/110 — Organic Chemistry
CHEMISTRY 81 — Quantitative Analysis
GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES
Statistics
TOTAL

Third Year
BCMB 199 — Research
BIOLOGY 103 — Microbiology
BIOLOGY 150 — Proficiency Symposium
CHEMISTRY 130 – 133 — Biochem and Adv BiochemPHYSICS 11-12 — General Physics
GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES
TOTAL

Fourth Year
BCMB 137 — Advanced Molecular Life Sciences Lab
BCMB 199 — Research
BCMB 195 — Seminar
BIOLOGY 186/187 — Molecular Biology
BIOLOGY 105 — Genetics
BIOLOGY 129 — Physiology
CHEM 182 — Advanced Analytical
GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES
TOTAL

Credit Hours
8
8
3
3
4
3
29


3
4
4
8
4
6
3
32


2
5
2
8
8
9
31


3
2
1
4
3
5
4
9
33

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