Pre-Medical, Pre-Dental, and Pre-Veterinary is offered within the Biology department. Click here for additional department information. 

Required Classes for a Biology Major

BIO 151 General Biology I
BIO 152 General Biology II
BIO 200 Ecology
BIO 221 Cell and Molecular Biology
BIO 311 Genetics
BIO 499 Senior Thesis
CHM 111 General Chemistry I
CHM 112 General Chemistry II
CHM 261 Organic Chemistry I
CHM 262 Organic Chemistry II
MTH 241 Calculus I
MTH 252 Statistical Methods for the Sciences

Health Professions Concentration

CHM 401 Biochemistry
And 12 credits from the following courses
BIO 380 Microbiology
BIO 400 Immunology
BIO 405 Developmental Biology
BIO 411 Cell Biology
BIO 420 Virology
BIO 492 Special Topics in Biology
PHS 300 Classical & Modern Physics II

General Requirements

In addition to the general prerequisite courses listed here, students should visit the websites of their health professional schools of interest to determine required coursework specific to that school. Students must have some experience in the field through volunteer work or an internship.

ENG 313 Writing for the Sciences
PHS 241 Classical & Modern Physics I
PHS 300 Classical & Modern Physics II
PSY 200 General Psychology
PSY 2XX, 3XX Advanced Psychology
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology