Biology: Microbiology Emphasis
The B.A. Biology Major: Microbiology Emphasis requires a minimum of 120 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx) and the following specified major requirements, plus electives to complete the minimum of 120 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics.
This emphasis provides a broad overview of microbiology, including virology, microbial genetics, and general microbiology. It is excellent preparation for careers in microbiology in the health sciences or industry and for graduate training in microbiology and related fields.
Physics: 880:054.....4 hours
Electives: selected from the following (consult with advisor).....6-11 hours
Chemistry and Biochemistry: 860:154.
*At least 7-8 hours of biology credit must be 100g/4000-level.
#Not more than four (4) semester hours of credit from 840:190 will be accepted for biology elective credit.