2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Feb 24, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

Biology, B.S. with an Applied Microbiology Concentration


The Bachelor of Science in Biology with an Applied Microbiology Concentration provides students with experience in using a number of biological processes, including recombinant DNA technology, that are used to solve problems or make useful products. Students participate in laboratory experiences in various aspects of molecular, cellular, and physical biosciences and become well-prepared to seek employment in a laboratory setting after graduation or to continue their education at the graduate level.

 

General Education Requirements


(36 credits)

Humanities


(5 courses)

Social Science


(3 courses)

  • History or Political Science elective
  • Two Social Science electives

Upper Level Baskets


Core plus five courses from the Molecular and Microbiology and Anatomy & Physiology baskets to include BIOL 316, BIOL 351, BIOL 390, BIOL 416, and BIOL 418 and one course from a third basket.

Graduation Requirements


  • 128 credit hours minimum (last 30 hours in residency)
  • A minimum half the major credit hours in residency
  • A minimum half the minor credit hours in residency
  • ​60 credit hours must be completed at a 4-year institution