Neuroscience B.S. - Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

Bachelor of Science - Neuroscience; Cellular and Molecular Concentration

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 76-85

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 Courses35-36
Additional Major Courses15
Intersection Courses1-9
Total Hours76-85

Biology/Psychology Core Courses

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

Complete all of the following courses:
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
Complete one of the following courses:4
Principles of Living Systems
and Prncpls of Living Systems Lab
Intro Biology for Biochemists
and Intro Biol for Biochemists Lab
Total Hours25

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Other Required Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
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
College Physics I
and College Physics I Laboratory
College Physics II
and College Physics II Laboratory
Complete one of the following courses:
STAT 216Introduction to Statistics3-4
or PSYX 222 Psychological Statistics
Total Hours35-36

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Additional Major Courses

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-

Complete 3 credits of the following courses:3
Developmental Biology
Human AP I for Health Profsns
Comparative Animal Physiology
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Complete one of the following courses:3
General Genetics
CNS Diseases
Motor Learning and Control
Human Neuropsychology
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Intersection Courses

Complete one of the following courses:1-9
Behavior & Evolution
Teaching for the Disabled
Special Topics (Behavioral/Experimental Economics)
Health and Mind/Body/Spirit
Fund of Psychology of Aging
Total Hours1-9

Minimum Required Grade: C-