Biology - Pre-Biomedical Professions Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements - 54 units
BIOLOGY 141INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY I (GL)5
BIOLOGY 142INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY II (GL)5
BIOLOGY 251INTRODUCTION TO GENETICS4
BIOLOGY 253INTRODUCTION TO CELL BIOLOGY3
BIOLOGY 254BIOTECHNOLOGY LABORATORY METHODS I2
BIOLOGY 257INTRODUCTION TO ECOLOGY3
BIOLOGY 311MICROBIOLOGY3-4
or BIOLOGY 363 MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Select one of the following:8
COMPARATIVE VERTEBRATE ANATOMY
and ANIMAL PHYSIOLOGY
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I
and HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II (intended for paramedical professions only)
BIOLOGY 390BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM0.5
BIOLOGY 400SENIOR BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM0.5
Select at least one of the following:2-5
CALCULUS AND ANALYTIC GEOMETRY I (GM)
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LABORATORY
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LABORATORY
BIOCHEMISTRY OF METABOLISM AND SIGNALING
Select one of the following:10
PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS I (GL)
and PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS II (GL)
PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS I (GL)
and PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS II (GL)
Select 1-6 units combined from the following:1-6
INTERNSHIP IN BIOLOGY
INDEPENDENT STUDY
INDEPENDENT STUDY - UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
TRAVEL STUDY (department approval required)
Select additional units of Biology electives numbered 300 or above except for BIOLOGY 303, BIOLOGY 493, BIOLOGY 498, or BIOLOGY 498R, to total 54 units
Total Units54
Unique and Writing Requirements
Select one of the following:5
ELEMENTARY FUNCTIONS (GM)
SHORT CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (GM)
APPLIED CALCULUS SURVEY FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (GM)
CALCULUS AND ANALYTIC GEOMETRY I (GM)
Select one of the following:3
WRITING IN BIOLOGY
WRITING IN THE SCIENCES
CHEM 102GENERAL CHEMISTRY I (GL)5
CHEM 104GENERAL CHEMISTRY II (GL)5
CHEM 251ORGANIC CHEMISTRY3
CHEM 252ORGANIC CHEMISTRY3
BIOLOGY 303BIOSTATISTICS4
or PSYCH 215 BASIC STATISTICAL METHODS

No minor required.