Microbiology Option: Environmental Health Track

Freshman YearCredits
CHMY 141 - College Chemistry I4
CHMY 143 - College Chemistry II4
BIOM 101 - Careers in Microbiology1
BIOB 160 - Principles of Living Systems
or BIOB 260 - Cellular and Molecular Biology
WRIT 101W - College Writing I3
M 151Q - Precalculus4
CORE (University Seminar) 3
Advisor Approved Elective 7
Year Total: 30
Sophomore YearCredits
CHMY 211 - Elements of Organic Chemistry
or CHMY 321 - Organic Chemistry I
PHSX 205 - College Physics I4
KIN 221 - Hlth Anatomy & Physiology
or BIOH 201 and BIOH 211
ERTH 101IN - Earth System Sciences4
HDFS 271 - Statistical Measures of Well-Being
or BIOB 318 - Biometry
or STAT 216Q - Introduction to Statistics
GPHY 284 - Intro to GIS Science & Cartog3
WRIT 221 - Intermediate Tech Writing
or WRIT 326 - Advanced Writing
CORE Or Advisor Approved Elective 6
Year Total: 30-31
Junior YearCredits
BIOM 360 - General Microbiology5
BIOM 430 - Applied and Environmental Microbiology4
CULA 105 - Food Safety Sanitation2
MBEH 498 - Internship2-12
NRSM 240 - Natural Resource Ecology
or BIOE 370 - General Ecology (equiv to 270)
or BIOM 415 - Microbial Diversity, Ecology, and Evolution
CORE or Advisor Approved Elective 6
Required Elective3-6
Year Total: 25-38
Senior YearCredits
CHTH 440 - Principles Of Epidemiology3
EENV 447 - Hazardous Waste Management3
BIOM 425 - Toxicology: Science of Poisons3
ENSC 407 - Environmental Risk Assessment3
Required Elective3-6
CORE or Advisor Approved Elective 15
Year Total: 30-33
Total Program Credits: 120

 Required Electives 

Students must take a minimum of Two courses from the Required Electives below. Additional Courses can also be counted towards the additional 9 required Advisor Approved Electives. 

Disease Prevention
BIOM 400Medical Microbiology3
Food Protection
NUTR 322Food Service System Management3
Vector Control
BIOM 460Infectious Diseases Ecology and Spillover3
ENSC 444Watershed Hydrology3
or ENSC 272CS Water Resources
GPHY 357GPS Fund/App in Mapping3
or GPHY 384 Adv GIS and Spatial Analysis
ENSC 245INSoils3
or BIOM 452 Soil & Envirnmntl Microbiology
or ENSC 460 Soil Remediation

 Advisor Approved Electives. 

Each student shall work closely with the EH Option Advisor to plan an integrated set of elective courses which are appropriate to their academic and professional goals while meeting both Graduation and Accreditation requirements. 

MBEH 475Field Project1-4
MBEH 490RUndergraduate Research1-6
MBEH 492Independent Study1-3
ARCH 231CSIssues in Sustainability3
BCH 380Biochemistry5
BIOM 405Host-Associated Microbiomes3
BIOM 410Microbial Genetics3
BIOM 435Virology3
BIOM 450Microbial Physiology3
BIOO 262INIntroduction to Entomology3
ENSC 353Environmental Biogeochemistry3
ENSC 461Restoration Ecology3
NASX 310 Native Cultures of North America3
or NASX 450 History of American Indians
NASX 415Native Food Systems3
NASX 476 American Indian Policy and Law3
NRSM 430Natural Resource Law3
STAT 217QIntermediate Statistical Concepts3