College of Science and Health > Academics > Biological Sciences > Undergraduate > Biological Sciences (BS) > Concentration Requirements

Concentration Requirements

Concentrations, tracks and specializations provide focus to the major. In addition to any college core requirements, liberal studies requirements and major requirements, students are required to choose one of the following:

  • Integrative Concentration

    Integrative Biology Concentration

    Includes an overarching knowledge of biological concepts and allows the flexibility to choose classes integrating your specific interests.

    Electives:
    Animal Adaptations
    Concepts in Evolution
    Molecular Biology Systems
    Neurobiology

    Integrative

  • Cell and Molecular Biology Concentration

    Cell and Molecular Biology Concentration

    An interdisciplinary field that connects biology and chemistry concepts to build an understanding of life at the cellular and molecular levels

    Electives:
    Cancer Biology
    Cell Motility
    Developmental Biology
    Genetic Toxicology

    Cell and Molecular Biology

  • Medicine and Health Concentration

    Medicine and Health Concentration

    Focuses on the knowledge needed for various health fields and is structured to fulfill the requirements for entry into different health professional programs.

    Electives:
    Biochemistry
    Human Anatomy
    Immunobiology
    Vertebrate Physiology

    Medicine and Health

  • Biotechnology Concentration

    Biotechnology Concentration

    Focuses on understanding biological processes in medical, industrial, and agricultural fields, and how to create products to help improve quality of life.

    Electives:
    Bioinformatics
    Medical Bacteriology
    Microbial Ecology
    Plant Physiology

    Biotechnology

  • Ecology and Evolution Concentration

    Ecology and Evolution Concentration

    Integrates across levels of biological organization to understand relationships between organisms and their environment, evolutionary history, and global change.

    Electives:
    Animal Behavior
    Marine Biology
    Molecular Evolution
    Paleobiology

    Ecology and Evolution

  • Neuroscience Concentration

    Neuroscience Biology Concentration

    Integrates concepts from psychology, biology, physics and chemistry to develop a better understanding of nervous systems and cognitive processes.

    Electives:
    Cognitive Neuroscience
    Endocrinology
    Pharmacology Systems
    Neurobiology

    Neuroscience

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