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BS Chemistry: Biosciences Track

Four-Year Academic Map 2018-2019

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2018-2019 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan.

Y1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 241 (FQ: Quantitative Reasoning) 4
CHEM 161 (DP: Physical Science) 3
CHEM 161L (DY: Science Laboratory) 1
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
BIOL 171 3
BIOL 171L 1
Credits 15

Y1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
CHEM 162 3
CHEM 162L 1
MATH 242 (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
GL: Language Arts 4
Elective (Rec: BIOL 172) 3
Elective (Rec: BIOL 172L) 1
Credits 15

Y1: Summer Semester

Course Credit
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
Credits 3

Y2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
CHEM 241 3
CHEM 241L 1
BIOL 243 3
BIOL 243L 1
PHYS 151 and PHYS 151L or PHYS 170 and PHYS 170L 4
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives I 3
Credits 15

Y2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
CHEM 242 3
CHEM 242L 1
BIOL 244 3
BIOL 244L 1
PHYS 152 and PHYS 152L or PHYS 272 and PHYS 272L 4
Elective (Rec: IS 201) 2
Credits 14

Y2: Summer Semester

Course Credit
DB: Biological Science (Rec: BIOL 275) 3
Elective (Rec: BIOL 275L) 1
Credits 4

Y3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
CHEM 274 3
CHEM 274L 2
Elective (Rec: COM 251) 3
BIOL 270 3
DS: Social Science I (Rec: ECON 100) 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
Credits 17

Y3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
CHEM 431 3
CHEM 431L 1
CHEM 320 3
GE GCC 3
DS: Social Science II 3
GE HPP Upper 3
Credits 16

Y4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
CHEM 350 3
CHEM 350L 2
CHEM 495A 1
BIOL 410 3
WI Upper Elective 3
WI Elective 3
Credits 15

Y4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
BIOL 376 3
CHEM 495B 1
WI Elective 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II 3
CHEM Elective 3
Credits 13

Notes:

  1. Students must earn at least a 2.0 GPA in courses required for the major.
  2. Chemistry - Biosciences majors must take at least 24 Upper Division credits (300 or 400 level).