Human Biology and Health Sciences Course Plan

Applied Biology Human Biology and Health Sciences Major Requirements (91–95 credit hours):

Required Courses

  • BIO 115 Biological Concepts: Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, and Diversity (4)
  • BIO 116 Biological Concepts: Structure, Function, Cellular, and Molecular Biology (4)
  • BIO 201 Human Anatomy (4)
  • BIO 203 Introduction to Cell Biology (3)
  • BIO 206 Evolutionary Biology (3) or BIO 209 Fundamentals of Ecology (3)
  • BIO 305 Human Physiology (4)
  • BIO 342 Genetics (3)
  • BSC 292 Applied Biology Sophomore Seminar: Planning Your Future in Applied Biology (1)
  • BSC 492 Applied Biology Senior Seminar: Becoming a Professional Biologist (1)

Professional Courses

Select at least three of the following (at least one at the 400-level):

  • BIO 464 Laboratory in Cell and Molecular Biology (3)
  • BSC 313 Microbial Diversity (4)
  • BSC 321 Research in Applied Biology (3)
  • BSC 416 Applications of Biotechnology to Human Health: Concepts and Issues (3)
  • MBI 361 Epidemiology (3)

Related Hours

  • CHM 141 College Chemistry (3) or CHM 141R College Chemistry (4)
  • CHM 142 College Chemistry (3)
  • CHM 144 College Chemistry Laboratory (2)
  • CHM 145 College Chemistry Laboratory (2)
  • CHM 241 Organic Chemistry (3)
  • CHM 242 Organic Chemistry (3)
  • CHM 244 Organic Chemistry Laboratory (2)
  • CHM 245 Organic Chemistry Laboratory (2)
  • CHM 332 & 332L Outlines of Biochemistry and Outlines of Biochemistry Lab (4)
  • MTH 151 Calculus I (5) or STA 261 Statistics
  • PHY 161 Physics for the Life Sciences with Laboratory I (4)
  • PHY 162 Physics for the Life Sciences with Laboratory II (4)

Tool Requirement

Complete one of the following (18-20):

  • Commerce Minor
  • Data Intelligence Minor
  • Forensic Investigation Minor
  • GIS Certificate