2019-2020 Catalog 
    
    Sep 17, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog

Biology, Pre-Professional track, B.S.


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The Pre-Professional track is designed for students interested in pursuing professional education in medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, optometry, forensic science, and other clinical related fields.

Core Curriculum: Areas A-E (42 hours)


See ABAC Core Curriculum , using Area D Science option .

Area D: CHEM 1211 /CHEM 1211L  and CHEM 1212 /CHEM 1212L  are strongly recommended.

Required Courses for the Major: 37 hours


A minimum grade of C is required in these courses.

Electives Courses: 10 hours


A minimum grade of C is required in these courses.
Choose 10 hours from the following. A minimum of 5 hours must be 3000/4000 level.

Total Hours Required for the Degree: 120 hours


Plus PHED 1100  and one PE activity course .

Notes:

  • Students should follow their advisor’s recommendations for appropriate selections in Core Curriculum  Area A1 , Area A2 , and Area D .
  • The maximum number of hours that will be awarded for credit for completion of internships is 9 credit hours.
  • When a course is authorized in multiple areas of a degree program, students completing the course to meet requirements of one area must take a different course in the subsequent area(s) to meet the requirements of the subsequent area(s) (i.e., No course can be counted multiple times in a degree program).
  • A baccalaureate degree program requires at least 21 semester hours of upper division courses in the major field and at least 39 semester hours of upper division work overall. Upper division is defined as 3000- and 4000-level courses.

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