2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 29, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Genetics and Biotechnology, B.S.


STEM Designation: This program is STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math)-designated by the Department of Homeland Security. For more information, please see https://www.newhaven.edu/admissions/stem-designated-programs.php

The bachelor of science in genetics and biotechnology program is designed to prepare students to enter the growing genetics, biopharmaceutical, and biotechnical fields. The program integrates courses in biochemistry, genetics, and cellular and molecular biology.

All students earning a B.S. with a major in genetics and biotechnology must complete a minimum of 123 credits. Courses include the University Core Curriculum with restrictions as noted below, the required courses listed below, and 18 credits of free electives.

University Core Curriculum


The completion of 40 credits of University Core Curriculum with the following restrictions is required: