Major Requirements

Microbiology Undergraduate Degree

Fall Spring
   
Freshman Freshman
Chem 111 General Chemistry (4 cr) *1 Chem 112 General Chemistry II (4 cr)*
Biol 151 (4 cr) *1 Biol 152 (3 cr)* and Biol 153 (2 cr)
Math 127 Calc for Life Sci Majors (3 cr)2 Math 128 Calc for Life Sci Majors or Statistc 240 Statistics (3 cr)2
English 112 Freshman Writing (3 cr) Gen Ed (4 cr)
   
Sophomore Sophomore
Microbio 310 General Microbiology (3 cr)** Chem 262 Organic Chemistry II (3 cr)
Microbio 312 General Microbiology Lab (3 cr)** Chem 269 Organic Chem Lab (2 cr)
Chem 261 Organic Chemistry (3 cr)* Gen Ed (4 cr)
Gen Ed (4 cr) Gen Ed (4 cr)
   
Junior Junior
Physics 131 Intro Physics I (4 cr) Physics 132 Intro Physics II (4 cr)
Microbio 320 Infectious Disease & Defense (3 cr) Microbio 330 Microbial Genetics (3 cr)
Biochem 420 Elementary Biochemistry (3 cr)  
   
Senior Senior
Microbio 360 Writing in Microbiology (3 cr) Microbio 480 Microbial Physiology (3 cr)
Major Laboratory Elective Major Laboratory Elective
Integrative Experience (3 cr) Integrative Experience (3 cr)
   

* Minimal grade of C- or higher required. ** Minimal grade of B- or higher required in these courses. 27 Microbiology credits must be completed. Specific requirements include Micbio 310, 312, 320, 330, 360, 480 and 3 credits of Integrative Experience (Microbio 494).  Only 2 credits of Independent Study (396) or Practicum (398) may be applied to the 27 credit requirement. 

   
1Will fulfill Biological & Physical World GENED requirements.
2Will fulfill R1 and R2 GENED requirements.