Major Requirements - Health Science

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2018-2019 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)
OR
BIO1310 Biology of Cells for Nursing (4)
BIO2280 Microbiology (4)
BIO2660 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
BIO2670 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
BIO3400 Genetics (4)
BIO/CHM3550 Biochemistry (4) 

Supporting Courses: 12 semester hours
CHM2410/Z Organic Chemistry I with laboratory (3/1)
MTH2320 General Statistics (4)
OR
MTH2700 Statistics for Research (4)
PSY3250 Lifespan Development (4) 

Selected Courses: Complete 4 semester hours from the group of courses below:
BIO3830, 4830 Directed Study (1–4)
BIO2810, 3810, 4810 Special Topics in Biology (1-4)
BIO3940 Internship in Biology (1–4)
BIO3970 Research in Biology (1–4)
BIO3980, 4980 Independent Study (1–4)
BIO3790 ACCA Affiliated Course (2–4)