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  Feb 25, 2018
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Biology, Pre-medical/Pre-dental/Pre-veterinary Concentration, B.S.


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B.S., Biology


Students earning a B.S. degree with a major in biology must complete a minimum of 122 credits. Courses include the course requirements for the particular biology concentration as indicated below and completion of 40 credits of the University Core Curriculum with restrictions as listed below.

University Core Curriculum


Concentration in Pre-medical/Pre-dental/ Pre-veterinary


This concentration gives the student the basic entrance requirements of virtually every U.S. college of medicine, dentistry, and veterinary medicine.  Entrance into these colleges is highly competitive, and completion of the concentration does not guarantee acceptance into a medical, dental, or veterinary medical college.  Graduates have gone on to pursue medical, dental, and veterinary medical degrees at a variety of institutions.  Students who complete the program but decide not to pursue a medical career are highly qualified to enter the workforce in one of the technically oriented research, health, or related life science fields. In addition to the University Core Curriculum and 27 credits of free electives, the following courses are required:

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