Undergrad Catalog 2010


Major in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (B.S.)

Integrated Major - Departments of Biology, Chemistry and Physics

Coordinator for the major: Rachel Rigsby

Major in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (B.S.) Hours
General Education Core Requirements    

 61-64

Includes the following requirements:      
    BIO 1110, Principles of Biology I

4

    MTH 1080, Mathematical Inquiry or
    CSC 1020, Introduction to Computer Science

3

    PHY 110 & 1120, or 2110 & 2120, Basic or
    General College Physics I & II

8

    MTH 1130, Pre-calculus or MTH 1210, Calculus

3

    CAS 4015, Senior Capstone

1

Major Requirements    

55

    CEM 1610, General Chemistry I

4

    CEM 1620, General Chemistry II

4

    CEM 3310, Organic Chemistry I

4

    CEM 3320, Organic Chemistry II

4

    CEM 4520, Biochemistry II

3

    CEM 4525, Advanced Laboratory Techniques in Biochemistry

1

    BMB 3510, Biochemistry I

4

    BMB 3600, Biophysical Chemistry

4

    BIO 2330, Genetics

3

    BIO 2710, Laboratory Techniques

1

    BIO 2120, Microbiology

4

    BIO 3160, General Physiology

4

    BIO 3800, Molecular Biology

4

    BIO 3850, Cellular Biology

4

    BIO 3040, Cancer Biology or
   
BIO 3140, Immunology or
    BMB 4300, Molecular Basis of Development or
    BIO 4500, Neurobiology

3

    BMB 3700, Research in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology I

1

    BMB 4700, Research in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II

3

    BMB 4710, Senior Seminar

0

Technical Requirements
    MTH 1130, Pre-Calculus or
    MTH 1210, Calculus I (3 credits - Gen Ed.)

1

    MTH 1151, Elementary Statistics for the Sciences

3

    MTH 1160, Biostatistics Lab

1

Minor Requirements (This major does not require a minor)    

0

Electives

4-7

Total

128