1.    Complete the Curriculum for Liberal Education RequirementsPathways to General Education (Freshman entering Fall 2018), Departmental and University GPA requirements, and a minimum total of 120 credits.

2.    Make satisfactory progress toward degree requirements.

3.    Take BIOL 1004 Biology Orientation Seminar or equivalent.

4.    Earn a grade of "C" (2.0) or better in BIOL 1105/1115, BIOL 1106/1116, CHEM 1035, and CHEM 1036 (or equivalents) in a maximum of two attempts.

5.    Complete BIOL 2004 Genetics, BIOL 2104 Cell & Molecular Biology, BIOL 2704 Evolutionary Biology, and BIOL 2804 Ecology.

6.    Complete a minimum of 18-25 credits of Biomedical Electives:

a. Two Basic Biomedical Elective Courses (6 credits)

b. Two Biomedical Systems Electives (6 credits)

c. Two Disease Systems Electives (6-7 credits)

d. Two laboratory courses (0-7 credits)

7.    Complete the following courses:  CHEM 1045 & 1046 General Chemistry labs, CHEM 2535 & 2545 Organic Chemistry and lab, CHEM 2536 & 2546 Organic Chemistry and lab, PHYS 2205 & 2215 General Physics and lab, and PHYS 2206 & 2216 General Physics and lab.

8.    Complete MATH 1025 Calculus with Trig I and MATH 1026 Calculus with Trig II (or acceptable substitutions as listed on our Degree Checksheets).

9.    Complete STAT 3615.

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926 West Campus Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061
(540) 231-6407

bioadvising@vt.edu

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