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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biomedical Sciences, B.S

Curriculum Requirements:

The undergraduate courses in the B.S. Biomedical Sciences degree in the Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences are designed to provide a basic program for the training and development of prospective biologist, including students interested in careers in fundamental research, biotechnology, and teaching as well as those planning to enter such applied fields as medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, physical therapy and physician’s assistants.

1. 120 Semester Hours:

Minimum of 120 semester hours. The last 30 semester hours must be completed at NCCU. Students must repeat ‘D’ and ‘F’ grades in major courses with no grade lower than “C” in any biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Mathematics course.

2. General Education Requirement:

Freshman and Sophomore years: complete the General Education Curriculum (GEC). Science and Mathematics courses required for the major satisfy GEC science and mathematics requirements.

Departmental Requirements

Departmental requirements, 31 credit hours in core curriculum (must have a ‘C’ or better):
The first three courses must be completed in the sequence given, with a grade of “C” or better, before any other Biology courses, required or elective, may be taken.