Microbiology Option: Pre-Medical Track

Freshman YearCredits
BIOB 160 - Principles of Living Systems (and)4
BIOB 170IN - Principles of Biological Diversity (OR)
BIOH 185 - Integrated Physiology I (and )4
BIOB 260 - Cellular and Molecular Biology
CHMY 141 - College Chemistry I (F)4
CHMY 143 - College Chemistry II (S)4
M 161Q - Survey of Calculus (F,S,Su)4
University Core and Electives10
Year Total: 30
Sophomore YearCredits
BIOM 360 - General Microbiology (F,S)5
CHMY 321 - Organic Chemistry I (F)4
CHMY 323 - Organic Chemistry II (S)4
BIOH 201 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I (F)5
BIOH 211 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II (S)4
STAT 216Q - Introduction to Statistics (F.S)3
University Core and Electives5
Year Total: 30
Junior YearCredits
BIOB 410 - Immunology (F, S)3
BIOB 375 - General Genetics (F)
or BIOH 320 - Biomedical Genetics
3
BCH 380 - Biochemistry (F)5
or BCH 441 and BCH 442
PHSX 205 - College Physics I (F)4
PHSX 207 - College Physics II (S)4
University Core and Electives11
Year Total: 30
Senior YearCredits
BIOM 450 - Microbial Physiology (F)3
BIOM 494 - Seminar/Workshop (take twice F and S)2
BIOM 410 - Microbial Genetics (S)3
BIOM 400 - Medical Microbiology (S)
or BIOM 431 - Medical Bacteriology
3
BIOM 405 - Host-Associated Microbiomes (F)
or BIOM 430 - Applied and Environmental Microbiology
4
University Core and Electives15
Year Total: 30
Total Program Credits: 120

Electives (you need 13 credits)

Recommended

BIOM 425Toxicology: Science of Poisons (S)3
BIOM 435Virology (F)3
BIOM 432Med Bacteriology Lab (S)2
BIOM 441Eukaryotic Pathogens (S)4
BIOH 405Hematology (F)3
BIOM 490RUndergraduate Research (F,S)1-3

Electives: Other (One of the following can be substituted for a Microbiology Elective)

BIOH 313Neurophysiology (F)3
BIOH 323Human Developmental Biology (S)4
BIOB 420Evolution (S)3
BIOB 425Adv Cell & Molecular Biology (S)3
EMEC 424Cellular Mechanotransduction (F)3
Recommended University Core & Electives
SOCI 101ISIntroduction to Sociology (F,S)3
PSYX 100ISIntro to Psychology (F,S,Su)4

A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation; 42 of those credits must be in courses numbered 300 and above.