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Example Course Plan for B.S. in Biochemistry
First Year

Fall

  Spring

number

title

cr. hrs

  number title

cr. hrs

CHM 100

Gen. Chem I

4

  CHM 102 Gen. Chem II 4

BIO   104

Prin. Biology

4

  BIO   106 Intro. Zoology 4

MAT  105

Coll. Algebra

3

  MAT  106 Coll. Trig. 3

xxx    xxx

Gen. Ed. 1

3

  xxx    xxx Gen. Ed. 3 3

xxx    xxx

Gen. Ed. 2

3

  xxx    xxx Gen. Ed. 4 3

 

Total

17

   

Total

17

Fall

 

Spring

number

title

cr. hrs

  number title

cr. hrs

CHM 214

Organic Chem I

4

 

CHM 216

Organic Chem II

4

PHY  100

Physics I

4

 

PHY  102

Physics II

4

MAT  271

Calculus I

3

 

MAT  272

Calculus II

3

xxx    xxx

Gen. Ed. 5

3

 

BIO   310

Genetics 3

 

Total

14

   

Total

14

Fall

 

Spring

number

title

cr. hrs

 

number

title

cr. hrs

CHM 310

Biochem. I

4

 

CHM 312

Biochem. II 4

BIO   346

Molecular Bio.

4

 

BIO   350

Cell Biology 3

CHM 230

Analyt. Chem. I

4

 

xxx   xxx

Biochm elective 1

3-4

xxx    xxx

Gen. Ed. 6

3

 

xxx   xxx

Gen. Ed. 7

3

 

Total

15

   

Total

13-14

Fall

 

Spring

number

title

cr. hrs

  number

title

cr. hrs

CHM 314

Phys. Chem. I

4

 

CHM 380

Senior Seminar

2

BIO 346

Biochm elective 2

3-4

 

xxx    xxx

Free elective 2 3

xxx    xxx

Free elective 1

3-4

 

xxx    xxx

Free elective 3

3-4

xxx    xxx

Gen. Ed. 8

3

 

xxx    xxx

Gen. Ed. 9 3

 

Total

13-15

 

xxx    xxx

Gen. Ed. 10 3
         

Total

14-15
Second Year
Third Year
Fourth Year

Pre-health profession students may want to take BIO 121 and BIO 122 (Anatomy and Physiology, I and II) or BIO 264 and BIO 234 (Comparative Anatomy and Animal Physiology) as free electives in the Fall and Spring of the third or fourth year.

Suggested course plan has 117-121 credit hours.  Graduation requires 120 total credit hours.

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