2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jun 23, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Science in Applied Biology (pre-professional track)


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Mission Statement

The mission of the BS in Applied Biology is to thoroughly train students in the basic areas of biology at the organismal, organ/system, tissue, cellular and molecular levels. This training will include the prerequisite course work for entry into graduate programs in optometry, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and physician assistant schools. Students completing the BS degree in applied biology participate in a community of learning and free inquiry; a thorough academic program that recognizes Jesus Christ as the creator and sustainer of all life.

Description

The BS in Applied Biology provides for rigorous training in Biological Sciences while targeting prerequisite coursework required for the professional schools, such as optometry, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and physician assistant schools.

Central Curriculum Requirements


Foreign Language


(Choose one of the following)

Total: 3 hrs


Total: 3 hrs


Total: 45 hrs


Natural Science Major Requirements


Total: 18-20 hrs


Minor


(at least 12 Upper Level Hours)

Electives


(upper level as needed)

(as needed to have 121 Total hours)

Total Degree Requirements: 121 hrs


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