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Pre-Vet Curriculum

Below are the schedules for graduating in either 3 or 4 year.

Typical 3 Year Schedule

Freshman Year
Fall Spring
Credit Hrs Credit Hrs
BIOL 130 Biology for Majors 4 BIOL 224 Zoology 4
CHEM 101 Gen Chemistry I 4 CHEM 102 Gen Chemistry II   4
MATH 123 Precalculus 4 MATH 201 Calculus 4
NSCI 220 Research Statistics 3 PSYC 101 Intro to Psychology  3
HUMN 101 Introduction to Humanities 3 SSCI 105 Intro to Social Sci 3
UNIV 101 Orientation 1 UNIV 102 Orientation 1
Semester Total   19  Semester Total    19  
 
Sophomore Year
Fall Spring
Credit Hrs Credit Hrs
BIOL 301 Anatomy & Physiology I 4 BIOL 302 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
BIOL 331 Microbiology for Majors 4 BIOL 332 Genetics 4
CHEM 201 Organic Chemistry I 4 CHEM 202 Organic Chemistry II 4
PHSC 201 Intro Physics I 4 PHSC 202 Intro Physics II 4
ART 211 Art in Medicine 3 NSCI 345 Issues in Medicine 3
Semester Total  19  Semester Total  19 
 
Senior Year
Fall Spring
Credit Hrs Credit Hrs
BIOL 495 Research in Science 3 BIOL 496 Seminar in Science 1
UNIV 459 Senior Capstone 3 BIOL 497 Portfolio in Science 1
BIOL 24X Domestic Animal Science  3 BIOL 440 Mammology   4
ENGL Literature elective 3 BIOL 215 Botany 4
BIOL 303 Medical Terminology 3 BIOL 304 Physical Assessment 3
NSCI 333 History of Science 3 BIOL 126 Biology Portfolio 1
  BIOL 451 Cell and Molecular 4
Semester Total  18  Semester Total  18 
 

 

*BIOL 301 & 301, CHEM 101 & 102, and CHEM 201 & CHEM 202 are offered over the summer and would allow the student to take additional electives. 

 

Typical 4 Year Schedule

Freshman Year
Fall Spring
Credit Hrs Credit Hrs
BIOL 130 Biology for Majors 4 BIOL 224 Zoology 4
CHEM 101 Gen Chemistry I 4 CHEM 102 Gen Chemistry II   4
MATH 123 Precalculus 4 MATH 201 Calculus 4
NSCI 220 Research Statistics 3 PSYC 101 Intro to Psychology  3
HUMN 101 Introduction to Humanities 3 SSCI 105 Intro to Social Sci 3
UNIV 101 Orientation 1 UNIV 102 Orientation 1
Semester Total   19     19  
 
Sophomore Year
Fall Spring
Credit Hrs Credit Hrs
BIOL 301 Anatomy & Physiology I 4 BIOL 302 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
CHEM 201 Organic Chemistry I 4 CHEM 202 Organic Chemistry II 4
BIOL 331 Microbiology 4 BIOL 215 Botany  4
ART 211 Art and Medicine 3 NSCI 345 Issues in Medicine 3
Semester Total  15  Semester Total  15 
 
Junior Year
Fall Spring
Credit Hrs Credit Hrs
PHSC 201 Introductory Physics I 4 PHSC 202 Intro Physics II 4
BIOL 24X Domestic Animal Science 3 BIOL 440 Mammology  4
NSCI 333 History of Science 3 ENGL Literature elective 3
PSYC 212 Lifespan 3 BIOL 332 Genetics 4
Semester Total  13  Semester Total  15 
 
Senior Year
Fall Spring
Credit Hrs Credit Hrs
BIOL 495 Research in Science 3 BIOL 496 Seminar in Science 1
UNIV 459 Senior Capstone 3 BIOL 497 Portfolio in Science 1
BIOL 303 Medical Terminology 3 BIOL 304 Physical Assessment 3
BIOL 333 Immunology 4 BIOL 126 Biology Portfolio 1
   BIOL 451 Cell and Molecular Bio 4
   Elective 3
Semester Total  13  Semester Total  13 
 

 

*Several classes in the first year can be postponed till later. The higher number listed still allows students at the end of the first year to decide on a 3 or 4 year plan. 

 

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