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  Nov 18, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2014-15 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biomedical Sciences Major (BMLJ) (37 hours)


A major in Biomedical Sciences consists of a minimum of 37 credits of course work in Biological Sciences as well as cognate courses in chemistry, mathematics, and physics. This course work includes two introductory courses, five intermediate level courses, two advanced interest courses, one of which must be a capstone experience. Only three credit hours may be BIOS 4980 and/or BIOS 4990.

Intermediate Level Courses


Two Advanced Interest Courses from the Following:


A minimum 6 hours from any of the following 3000, 4000, and 5000-level classes including at least one capstone course; only 3 hours may be BIOS 4980 and/or BIOS 4990.

General Education Proficiency 2: Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement


Students who have chosen the Biomedical Sciences major can satisfy the General Education Proficiency 2: Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement by successfully completing BIOS 3500.

Cognate Requirements


Mathematics


One calculus course and one statistics course.