Major Requirements - Health Science

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2017-2018 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

Required Science Courses: 24 semester hours

  • BIO1210/1210Z Biology of Cells with laboratory (3/1)
  • BIO2280 Microbiology (4)
  • BIO2660 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
  • BIO2670 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
  • BIO3400 Genetics (4)
  • BIO/CHM3550 Biochemistry (4)

Required Supporting Courses: 12 semester hours

  • MTH2320 General Statistics (4) or MTH2700 Statistics for Research (4)
  • CHM2410/2410Z Organic Chemistry I with laboratory (3/1)
  • PSY3250 Lifespan Development (4)

Complete at least four semester hours from the courses listed below:

  • BIO2810, 3810, 4810 Selected Topics in Biology (1-4)
  • BIO3830, 4830 Directed Study (1-4)
  • BIO3940, 4940 Internship in Biology (2–4)
  • BIO3970 Research in Biology (1–4)
  • BIO3980, 4980 Independent Study (1–4)
  • BIO3790 ACCA Affiliated Course (2–4)