BAS Sample Curriculum

Students Entering Fall 2015 and Beyond

Below is a sample curriculum outlining classes taken for the four years of the BAS degree. This sample reflects the degree requirements for the class of 2012 and beyond. When making your schedule, keep in mind that electives need to be selected to fulfill distributional requirements in BE, Engineering, Career Path/Technical Electives and free categories, according to the e-CPG. Students entering prior to Fall 2011 should see the archived BAS degree requirements and sample curriculum. Premeds should visit the Premed Office website to be sure they are choosing the right electives.

 

Freshman Fall Semester (5 CU)   Freshman Spring Semester (5 CU)
(1.0) MATH 104
(1.5) CHEM 101/053
(1.0) PHYS 140 (Lecture only)
(0.5) BE 100
(1.0) Social Science
(1.0) MATH 114
(1.5) CHEM 102/054
(1.0) PHYS 141
(0.5) BE 101
(1.0) Social Science
Sophomore Fall Semester (5.5 CU) Sophomore Spring Semester (5 CU)
(1.0) MATH 240 or ENM 240
(1.0) BE 200 (Biomechanics)
(1.0) ENGR 105 (Intro to Computing) (or CIS 120 or higher)
(1.5) BIOL 121 (Molecular Biology I) w/ lab (BIOL 123)
(1.0) SS, H or TBS

(1.0) MATH 241 or ENM 251
(1.0) BE 220 (Biomaterials)
(1.0) ENM 375 (Statistics)***

(1.0) BIOL****
(1.0) SS, H or TBS

Junior Fall Semester (5 CU) Junior Spring Semester (5 CU)
(1.0) Technical Elective*
(1.0) BE 3XX/4XX/5XX
(1.0) Technical Elective*
(1.0) Career **
(1.0) Free Elective
(1.0) BE 305 (Engineering Physiology)
(1.0) BE 3XX/4XX/5XX
(1.0) Career**
(1.0) Career**
(1.0) Humanities
Senior Fall Semester (5 CU) Senior Spring Semester (5 CU)

(1.0) BE 306 (Cell Engineering)

(1.0) BE 497 (Senior Thesis)
(1.0) BE 4XX/5XX
(1.0) Social Science or Humanities
(1.0) Free Elective

(1.0) BE 498 (Senior Thesis)
(1.0) BE 4XX/5XX
(1.0) Technical Elective*
(1.0) Free Elective
(1.0) Humanities

 

*A Technical Elective is any math, science, or engineering course.
**A Career Elective is any math, science, engineering, business, or health-related course.
***Can be fulfilled with ENM 321, STAT 431 (must have pre-req of STAT 430) or ESE 302 (must have pre-req of ESE 301))

****Can choose from BIOL 204, BIOL 205, BIOL 215 or BIOL 221. BIOL 204 requires a co-req or pre-req of CHEM 241. BIOL 205 is offered during fall term and can be swapped with an elective for curriculum planning.

-In SSH category- one must fulfill writing requirement, one must fulfill ethics requirement and two must fulfill the SSH depth requirement.