Pre-Professional Specialization Curriculum
The Pre-Professional Specialization curriculum is the same as the B.S. in Biochemistry degree with the following exceptions:
- The students interested in pursuing post-graduate professional studies should, at minimum, maintain a GPA of 3.0 (a "B" average) or better in order to be recommended to these programs.
- Students are required to take CHM 356: Physical Chemistry II as one of their two chemistry electives.
- As part of their specialization, students must complete three additional credits of biology major electives as one of their free electives, for a total minimum of 9 credits of biology major electives, from the following list of courses: BIO 243: General Microbiology, BIO 251: Comparative Anatomy, BIO 301: Gross Anatomy, BIO 346: General Physiology, BIO 360: Immunology, BIO 435: Cell Biology, BIO 441: Molecular Genetics
- As part of their specialization, students are required to complete at least three credits of mathematics major electives as part of their free electives, from the following list of courses: MTH 215: Mathematical Statistics, MTH 226: Calculus III, MTH 241: Linear Algebra