DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY
 
 
 

Accelerated Premedical 3+1 Curriculum

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B.S. PROGRAM IN BIOLOGY

(Accelerated Premedical 3 + 1 Curriculum)

 

FRESHMAN YEAR

Semester Hours

 

 

 

1st

2nd

 

 

 

 

Semester

Semester

 

BIOL 1210L-BIOL 1220L

1

1

Foundations of Biology

BIOL 1230/1230L-BIOL 1240/1240L

4

4

General Biology

CHEM 1010/1010D/1011L-
CHEM 1020/1020D/1021L

4

4

General Chemistry I-II

ENGL 1000/1010-1020

3

3

English Composition

Freshman Seminar

1

1

First Year Experience

MATH 1030-1070

4

4

Pre-Calculus/Intro. Calculus

Physical Education (activity course)

 

1

Essential Core

 

17

18

 

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR

BIOL 2000/2000L

4

 

Biodiversity

BIOL 2010/2010L

 

4

General Microbiology

CHEM 2210/2210D/2230L-
CHEM 2220/2220D/2240L

4

4

Organic Chemistry I-II

CMST 1010

 

3

Essential Core

ENGL 2010

3

 

Intro. to World Literature

Philosophy

 

3

Essential Core

PHYS 2010/2010L-2020/2020L

4

4

General Physics

Theology

3

 

Essential Core

 

18

18

 

 

JUNIOR YEAR

BIOL 3110/3110L

4

 

Genetics

BIOL 4210

1

 

Intro. to Scientific Literature

BIOL 4999

0

 

Senior Comprehensives

African American Studies

3

 

Essential Core

Expansive Core

3

3

Expansive Core

Fine Arts

 

3

Essential Core

Foreign Language

3

3

Fundamental Core

Philosophy

 

3

Essential Core

History

3

 

Essential Core

Social Science

 

3

Essential Core

Theology

 

3

Essential Core

 

17

18

 

 

Credits Accepted from Medical School:

Biology Electives

15

 

Chemistry Electives

4

 

Free Electives

8

 

Total

27

 

 

 

SUMMARY: B.S. PROGRAM IN BIOLOGY

 

Fundamental Core

18

English Composition (6, ENGL 1000/1010, ENGL 1020), Mathematics (3, MATH 1030), Natural Science (3, BIOL 1230), World Language (6)

 

Essential Core

36

First Year Experience (2), African American Studies (3), Communication (3), Fine Arts (3), History (3), Natural Science (3, BIOL 1240), Philosophy (6), Physical Education (1, activity course), Social Science (3), Theology (6), World Literature (3, ENGL 2010)

 

Expansive Core

6

Major*

45

BIOL 1210L (1), BIOL 1220L (1), BIOL 1230/1230L (4), BIOL 1240/1240L (4), BIOL 2000/2000L (4), BIOL 2010/2010L (4), BIOL 3110/3110L (4), BIOL 4210 (1), BIOL 4999 (0), BIOL Transfer (15); MATH 1030 (4), MATH 1070 (4); PHYS2010/2010L (4); PHYS2020/2020L (4)

 

Minor

20

CHEM 1010/1010D/1011L (4), CHEM 1020/1020D/1021L (4), CHEM 2210/2210D/2230L (4), CHEM 2220/2220D/2240L (4), CHEM Transfer (4)

 

Free Electives

8

Total Hours

133

 

 

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*Includes hours already counted in core and/or required courses from other disciplines.

 

Note: This listing is based on the 2010-2012 Xavier University catalog. Students follow the curriculum prescribed in the catalog effective when they were admitted, and requirements may differ for students admitted earlier; such students should consult their catalog or academic advisor for additional information.

 

 
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