Biochemistry and Molecular Biology BS, Four-Year Plan

Biological Sciences Department, College of Arts and Sciences

Interdisciplinary Studies with a faculty-initiated concentration in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Combined major and minor.

Year One

Year One: Fall
  • ABIO 130 (NS)
  • ACHM 120 or TCHM 130
  • ACHM 124
  • AMAT 112 or 118 (MS)
  • Humanities Gen Ed (HU)
  • Social Science Gen Ed (SS)
Year One: Spring
  • ABIO 131
  • ACHM 121 or TCHM 131
  • ACHM 125
  • AMAT 113 or 119
  • UUNI 110 (WCI)
Year One: Summer
  • Consider coursework
  • Look for a summer job in the area of your studies

Year Two

Year Two: Fall
  • ABIO 212
  • ABIO 201
  • ACHM 220
  • ACHM 222
  • Foreign Language Gen Ed (FL)
  • U.S. Historical Perspectives Gen Ed (US)
Year Two: Spring
  • ABIO 202
  • ACHM 221
  • ACHM 223
  • International Perspectives Gen Ed (IP)
  • Art Gen Ed (AR)
  • Challenges 21st Century Gen Ed (CH)

Note: Submit application to major

Year Two: Summer
  • Consider study abroad options
  • Look for shadowing or research opportunities

Year Three

Year Three: Fall
  • APHY 140 or TPHY 141
  • ABIO 365
  • ABIO 367
  • Elective
  • Elective

Note: Consider taking APHY 14, if pursuing pre-health.

Year Three: Spring
  • APHY 150 or TPHY 151
  • ABIO 366
  • Additional BIO/CHM 300 level lab
  • Elective
  • Professional Development or Elective

Note: Consider taking APHY 155, if pursuing pre-health.

Year Three: Summer

Consider an internship

Year Four

Year Four: Fall
  • ACHM 444 or 350
  • ABIO 425
  • ABIO 426
  • Elective
  • Elective
Year Four: Spring
  • ACHM 445 or 351
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Professional Development or Elective
Year Four: Summer

Congratulations, you've completed your degree!

Notes

Credits in ABIO 399 or 499 or ACHM 425 or 426 may be used if student completes at least 4 credits over 2 semesters.

 

General Education Requirements, for students matriculating Fall 2014 and after

  • Mathematics and Statistics (MS)
  • Writing and Critical Inquiry (WCI)
  • Arts (AR)
  • Humanities (HU)
  • Natural Sciences (NS)
  • Social Sciences (SS)
  • International Perspectives (IP)
  • Foreign Language: One semester of collegiate study, or the equivalent, of a foreign language (FL)
  • Challenges of the 21st Century (CH)

 

Credit bearing Professional Development Options

  • RSSW 290, 291 and 390 – Community Service
  • Research within major
  • University Internship
  • Departmental Internship
  • U.S. Historical Perspectives (US)
  • Community Engaged Coursework
  • Study Abroad
  • Tutoring opportunities

This is a suggested course sequence.