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Biology (BS)

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Sample Degree Plan Courses

The following is a list of courses based on sample degree plan. Other requirements may be necessary to complete this degree.

Human Biology BS

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

BS Organisms and Populations
4.0
BS Cells and Molecules
3.0
BS Cell and Molecular Biology Lab
2.0
CEM Organic Chemistry I
3.0
CEM Organic Chemistry II
3.0
CEM Organic Chemistry Laboratory
2.0
ZOL Fundamental Genetics
4.0

Chemistry

1 courses required.

Math and Statistics

1 courses required.

Calculus

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

MTH Calculus I
3.0
MTH Calculus II
4.0

Physics

1 courses required.

Physics for Scientists and Engineers

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

PHY Phys Scientists & Engineers I
4.0
PHY Phys Scientists & Engineers II
4.0

Physics Lab for Scientists or Intro Physics Lab

1 courses required.

Physics Lab for Scientists

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

PHY Physics Lab For Scientists I
1.0
PHY Physics Lab For Scientists II
1.0

Human Biology Electives

With the approval of the director of the human biology major, credits in research or independent study courses may be used to satisfy this requirement.

12.0 Hrs. required.

ANP Osteology & Forensic Anthrop
4.0
BLD Mechanisms of Disease
3.0
BLD Fundamental Heme, Coag, Urine
3.0
BLD Clinical Chemistry
4.0

Capstone in Human Biology (W)

The University's Tier II writing requirement for the Human Biology major is met by completing NSC 495.

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

NSC Capstone In Human Biology (w)
2.0

Additional Credits

College Distribution: 30 credits from courses numbered at the 300 and 400 levels. See academic adviser.University Residency: 30 credits from MSU coursework, 27 credits from MSU courses taken after reaching junior standing, 20 credits from courses offered by MSU while admitted to major&20 of the last 30 credits must be MSU courses. Please see academic adviser.120 credit hours required.

16.0 Hrs. required.

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