B.S. in Biology with a Concentration in Molecular Cell Physiology

Major Requirements/Biology - Molecular Cell Physiology (48 credits) 1
BY-109Introduction to Biodiversity and Evolution4
BY-110Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4
BY-211Physiology with Anatomy I4
BY-212Physiology with Anatomy II4
BY-223General Microbiology4
BY-310Biochemistry and Lab4
BY-370Cell Biology3
BY-375LLaboratory in Molecular and Cellular Biology3
BY-410Molecular Biology3
BY-423Genetics4
BY-425Principles of Developmental Biology4
Select 6 credits designated with Course Type: MC6
BY-495Senior Seminar1
Interdisciplinary Requirements (30 credits)
Select one of the following:3
Pre-Calculus Modeling for the Biological Sciences
Calculus for the Biological Sciences
Calculus with Analytic Geometry I
MA-151Statistics with Applications3
CE-111General Chemistry I3
CE-111LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory I1
CE-112General Chemistry II3
CE-112LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory II1
CE-241Organic Chemistry I3
CE-241LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory I2
CE-242Organic Chemistry II3
PH-105Physics for the Life Sciences I3
PH-105LPhysics for the Life Sciences Laboratory I1
PH-106Physics for the Life Sciences II3
PH-106LPhysics for the Life Sciences Laboratory II1
Free Electives (14 credits)
Select 14 credits of free electives14
General Education Requirements (36 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar (Select section "BY")3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with MA-115, MA-116, MA-125, or MA-151 0
Natural Sciences
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with required BY courses0
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
IT-102Information Technology for Scientists3
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with BY-375L and BY-4950
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV or select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Biology (BY) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
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BY-102 Applications in Biotechnology (3 cr.), BY-104 Human Biology (3 cr.), BY-105 Introductory Biology and Human Development (3 cr.), and BY-106 The Brain - Highs and Lows (3 cr.) are not available to BY majors.

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.