Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (B.S.M.B.B.)

To graduate in this program, students must earn a minimum grade of "C" in BIOL 114 and BIOL 115. Required course work includes the university requirements (see regulation J-3) and:

BIOL 114Organisms and Environments4
BIOL 115Cells & the Evolution of Life3
BIOL 115LCells and the Evolution of Life Laboratory1
BIOL 250General Microbiology3
BIOL 255General Microbiology Lab2
BIOL 310Genetics3
BIOL 315Genetics Lab1
BIOL 312Molecular and Cellular Biology3
BIOL 313Molecular and Cellular Laboratory1
BIOL 380Biochemistry I4
BIOL 382Biochemistry I Laboratory2
BIOL 400Seminar1-16
BIOL 454Biochemistry II3
BIOL 485Prokaryotic Molecular Biology3
or BIOL 487 Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics
CHEM 111Principles of Chemistry I3
CHEM 111LPrinciples of Chemistry I Laboratory1
CHEM 112Principles of Chemistry II4
CHEM 112LPrinciples of Chemistry II Laboratory1
CHEM 277Organic Chemistry I3
CHEM 278Organic Chemistry I: Lab1
CHEM 372Organic Chemistry II3
MATH 170Analytic Geometry and Calculus I4
PLSC 488Genetic Engineering3
STAT 251Statistical Methods3
or STAT 301 Probability and Statistics
Select 8-10 credits of Approved Electives from the following:8-10
Immunology
Pathogenic Microbiology
Genomics
Virology
Neurobiology
Principles of Developmental Biology
Protein Structure and Function
Prokaryotic Molecular Biology 2
Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics
Food Microbiology
Food Microbiology Laboratory
Cell Biology
Select one of the following:4
Undergraduate Research
Directed Study
Advanced Laboratory Techniques
Select one of the following Senior Experience courses:2
Undergraduate Research
Practicum in Anatomy Laboratory Teaching
Practicum in Biology Laboratory Teaching
Practicum in Human Physiology Laboratory Teaching
Senior Capstone
Select one of the following:3
Persuasive Writing
Personal & Exploratory Writing
Technical Writing
Select one of the following sequences:4
General Physics I
and General Physics I Lab
Engineering Physics I
and Laboratory Physics I
Select one of the following:4
General Physics II
and General Physics II Lab
Engineering Physics II
and Laboratory Physics II
Total Hours85-102

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree