Plan of Study

Freshman Year

Fall semester

IMMB 191 First year orientation - 1 credit
IMMB 150 Micro Colloquium I - 2 credits
MATH 126/129/153 Alg/Pre-Calc OR 150/154/155 - 3/4 credits
CHEM 115 Chemistry - 3 credits
CHEM 115L - 1 credit
BIOL 115 Principles of Biology - 3 credits
BIOL 116 - 1 credit

Semester Credits - 14/15 credits

Spring semester

ENGL 101 Composition & Rhetoric - 3 credits
GEF 4-7 (Gen Ed Foundation) - 3 credits
MATH 150/154/155 Calculus (if needed, or GEF) - 3/4 credits
CHEM 116 Chemistry - 3 credits
CHEM 116L - 1 credit
BIOL 117 Introductory Physiology - 3 credits
BIOL 118 - 1 credit

Semester Credits - 17/18 credits

*Mathematics must be taken through Calculus, can be fulfilled by 150/154/155/ or 156.
*English 103 may substitute for English 101 and 102.

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

CHEM 233 Organic Chemistry - 3 credits
CHEM 235 Organic Chemistry lab - 1 credit
PHYS 101 Physics - 4 credits
BIOL 219 The Living Cell - 3 credits
BIOL 220 (BIOL 219 LAB) - 1 credit
ENGL 102 Composition & Rhetoric - 3 credits
IMMB 250 Micro Colloquium II - 2 credits

Semester Credits - 17 credits

Spring semester

CHEM 234 Organic Chemistry - 3 credits
CHEM 236 Organic Chemistry lab - 1 credit
PHYS 102 Physics - 4 credits
IMMB 301 Medical Microbiology - 4 credits
IMMB 200 Immuno Colloquium I - 2 credits
GEF 4-7 - 3 credits

Semester Credits - 17 credits

Junior Year

Fall semester

IMMB elective - 3/4 credits
IMMB 410 Microbial Genetics - 3 credits
IMMB 302 Principles of Immunology - 3 credits
BIOC 339 Biochemistry - 4 credits
GEF 4-7 - 3 credits

Semester Credits - 16/17 credits

Spring semester

IMMB 300 Immuno Colloquium II - 2 credits
IMMB 310 Bacterial Pathogenesis - 4 credits
IMMB 320 Cellular Immunology - 3 credits
IMMB Elective - 3 credits
GEF 4-7 - 3 credits

Semester Credits - 15 credits

*Econ 225 can be taken in place of Stat 211
*Gen 521 can be taken in place of Biol 324; Gen 521 is only offered in the Fall semester.

Senior Year

Fall semester

IMMB 400 Senior Colloquium - 1 credit
IMMB elective - 2-4 credits
IMMB 420 Molecular Immunobiology - 5 credits
IMMB 494 Seminar - 1 credit
STAT 211 or 215 Statistics - 3 credits
Elective - 3 credits

Semester Credits - 15/17 credits

Spring semester

IMMB 450 Senior Colloquium - 1 credit
IMMB 460 Current Topics for Majors - 3 credits
IMMB 470 Medical Virology - 3 credits
IMMB 405 Scientific Integrity - 1 credit
IMMB 484 Senior Thesis - 3 credits
IMMB elective - 2-4 credits

Semester Credits - 13/15 credits

Total Credits - 124/131

Partial list of Electives

*Additional courses may be approved by the program as electives.

Research, IMMB 327 Medical Parasitology, Vaccinology, IMMB 491 Professional Field Experience
Advanced Cellular/Molecular Biology, Molecular Biology of Cancer, Evolution of Infectious Disease, Medical Terminology, Anatomy, Neuroscience, Epigenetics, Bioinformatics, Biometry, Molecular Endocrinology, Genomics, Environmental Microbiology, Medical Mycology, Applied Water Microbiology, General Microbiology, Food Microbiology