Neuroscience B.S. Cellular and Molecular Concentration

Bachelor of Science - Neuroscience; Cellular and Molecular Concentration

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 76

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019

General Education Requirements

Information regarding these requirements can be found in the General Education Section of the catalog. 


Biology/Psychology Core Courses25
Other Required Courses33-34
Additional Major Courses15
Intersection Courses1-9
Total Hours74-83

Biology/Psychology Core Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following courses:

Note: BCH 110/BCH 111 may be substituted for BIOB 160N/BIOB 161N.

BIOH 458 satisfies the Upper Division Writing Requirement for the Major.

Select one of the following:4
Principles of Living Systems
and Prncpls of Living Systems Lab
Intro Biology for Biochemists
and Intro Biol for Biochemists Lab
BIOB 260Cellular and Molecular Biology4
BIOB 272Genetics and Evolution4
BIOH 280From Molecules to Mind - Fundamentals of Neuroscience3
BIOH 380Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience3
BIOH 458Neuroscience Research4
PSYX 250NFund of Biological Psychology3
Total Hours25

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Other Required Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following courses:

Note: PSYX 222 may be substituted for STAT 216.

College Chemistry I
and College Chemistry I Lab
College Chemistry II
and College Chemistry II Lab
CHMY 221Organic Chemistry I3
CHMY 222Organic Chemistry I Lab2
CHMY 223Organic Chemistry II3
M 162Applied Calculus4
PHSX 205NCollege Physics I4
PHSX 206NCollege Physics I Laboratory1
PHSX 207NCollege Physics II4
PHSX 208NCollege Physics II Laboratory1
STAT 216Introduction to Statistics3-4
or PSYX 222 Psychological Statistics
Total Hours35-36

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Additional Major Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following courses:

BCH 480Advanced Biochemistry I3
BCH 482Advanced Biochemistry II3
BIOB 425Adv Cell & Molecular Biology3
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Rule: Choose at least 1 of the following Courses:

Select at least 3 credits from the following:3
Developmental Biology
Human AP I for Health Profsns
Comparative Animal Physiology
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Select at least one of the following:3
General Genetics
Motor Learning and Control
Human Neuropsychology
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Intersection Courses

Select at least one of the following:1-9
Behavior & Evolution
Teaching for the Disabled
Special Topics
Placebos: The Power of Words
Health and Mind/Body/Spirit
Special Topics
Fund of Psychology of Aging
Total Hours1-9

Minimum Required Grade: C-