(120 credit minimum)

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
1st SemesterCredits
BIOL 200 Concepts in Biology 4
CHEM 125 General Chemistry I 3
MATH 138 General Calculus I 3
HUM 101 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking I 3
CHEM 125A General Chemistry Lab I 1
BNFO 135 Programming for Bioinformatics 3
FRSH SEM Freshman Seminar 0
 Term Credits17
2nd Semester
BIOL 205 Foundations of Biology: Ecology and Evolution Lecture 3
BIOL 206 Foundations of Biology: Ecology and Evolution Lab 1
CHEM 126A Gen Chemistry Lab II 1
CHEM 126 General Chemistry II 3
MATH 238 General Calculus II 3
HUM 102 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking II 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits17
Select one of the following: 4
Anatomy & Physiology 1  
BIO 121
Select one of the following: 4
Anatomy & Physiology 1  
BIO 122
 Term Credits8
Second Year
1st Semester
R120 201 Foundations Of Biology 3
R120 202 Foundations Of Biology Lab 1
CHEM 243 Organic Chemistry I 3
MATH 105 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3
Social Science GER 3
STS 210 General Psychology 3
 Term Credits16
2nd Semester
R120 360 Biochemistry 3
BIOL 340 Mammalian Physiology 4
CHEM 244 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM 244A Organic Chemistry II Laboratory 2
History and Humanities GER 300+ level 3
 Term Credits15
Third Year
1st Semester
BIOL 321 Comp Vertebrate Anatomy 4
R120 335 General Microbiology 4
Biology Ecology & Evolution Cluster Elective 2 3
PHYS 102 General Physics 3
PHYS 102A General Physics Lab 1
History and Humanities GER 300+ level 3
 Term Credits18
2nd Semester
R120 352 Genetics 3
Biology Elective 3
Biology Elective 3
Humanities and Social Science Senior Seminar GER 3
PHYS 103 General Physics 3
PHYS 103A General Physics Lab 1
 Term Credits16
 Total Credits107
Physical Assistant Courses Transferred to NJIT*
Technical ElectivePHYA4139 Microbiology and Immunology4
Technical ElectivePHYA4120 Anatomy and Physiology I3
Free ElectivePHYA4180 Biochemistry3
Free ElectivePHYA4161 Cell Biology & Histology3
Total Credits13
NJIT Credits107
Transfer Credits13
Biology Credits39
Total Credits120

Biology Electives

R120 211Plant Kingdom4
BIOL 222Evolution3
or R120 222 Evolution
R120 227Biol Invertebrates4
R120 230Biology Of Seed Plants4
R120 282Animal Behavior3
R120 280Ecology3
R120 311Flora of New Jersey4
R120 313Mycology4
BIOL 315Principles of Neurobiology3
R120 325
R120 326
Animal Parasites
and Parasitology Lab
R120 328Ornithology3
BIOL 337Collective Intel in Biol Syst3
R120 330Plant Physiology4
BIOL 338Ecology of the Dining Hall3
BIOL 341Introduction to Neurophysiology3
R120 342
R120 343
Developmental Biology
and Developmental Biology Lab
BIOL 344Physiological Mechanisms3
R120 345Comparative Physiology3
R120 346Neurobiology3
BIOL 347Lab Approaches in Neuroscience4
BIOL 350Immunology3
R120 355Cell Biology3
R120 356Molecular Biology3
R120 365Evolutions of Humans3
R120 370Plant Ecology3
R120 371Field Study Plant Ecology3
BIOL 375Conservation Biology3
R120 380Field Ecology3
R120 381Ecological History of North Am3
BIOL 383Neural Basis of Behavior3
BIOL 385Evolution of Animal Behavior Laboratory3
BIOL 400Biology in Science Fiction3
R120 402Biology of Cancer3
R120 404Intro to Neuroanatomy4
R120 405Microanatomy of Cells4
R120 422Biological Invasions3
R120 430Plant Growth & Development4
BIOL 440Cell Biology of Disease: Cells gone Bad!3
BIOL 445Endocrinology3
BIOL 447Systems Neurobiology3
BIOL 448Neuropathophysiology: Nervous System Gone Bad!3
BIOL 451Cell Physiology and Imaging4
R120 455Molec Cell Biology3
R120 456Virology3
BIOL 462Comparative Biomechanics3
R120 472Environmental Assessment3
BIOL 475Ecological Field Methods and Analysis3
BIOL 491
BIOL 492
Research and Independent Study
and Research and Independent Study
BIOL 495Honors Seminar in Biology3