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Minor in Microbiology

Minor Requirements: 29 credits as follows:
1) 14 credits to include BIOL 200; one of CHEM 152, CHEM 155, CHEM 162, or
CHEM 165; and one of CHEM 223, CHEM 237, or CHEM 335.

2) 15 credits from MICROM 410; one of MICROM 302, MICROM 402, MICROM 431, or MICROM 443; and approved 400-level, graded microbiology courses to reach 29 credits. Students are encouraged to choose their own course of study from the courses listed below, however we have outlined several program options for students who wish to have a focus to their Minor.

3) Minimum cumulative 2.00 GPA for all courses counted toward the minor.

MOLECULAR MICROBIOLOGY:

  Microm   410      Fundamentals of Microbiology (3 credits, Fall)
  Microm   402      Fundamentals of General Micro Lab (3 credits, Fall/Spring)
  Microm   411      Bacterial Genetics (5 credits, Winter)
  Microm   431      Prokaryotic Recombinant DNA Lab (3 credits, Winter)
  Microm   450      Molecular Biology of Viruses (3 credits, Winter)

MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY:

  Microm   410      Fundamentals of Microbiology (3 credits, Fall)
  Immun    441      Immunology (4 credits, Fall)
  Microm   442      Medical Bacteriology Lecture (3 credits, Winter)
  Microm   443      Medical Bacteriology Lab (3 credits, Fall/Winter)
  Microm   444      Medical Mycology and Parasitology (4 credits, Spring) and/or Microm 445 (3 credits, Spring)

ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY:

  Microm   410      Fundamentals of Microbiology (3 credits, Fall)
  Microm   402      Fundamentals of General Microbiology Lab (3 credits, Fall/Spring)
  Microm   412      Prokaryotic Diversity (3 credits, Spring)
  Microm   435      Microbial Ecology (3 credits)

VIROLOGY:

  Microm   410      Fundamentals of Microbiology (3 credits, Fall))
  Microm   443      Medical Bacteriology Lab (3 credits, Fall/Winter) ORMicrom 302 General Microbiology Lab (2 credits, all quarters)
  Microm   450      Molecular Biology Viruses (3 credits,Winter)
  Microm   445      Medical Virology (3 credits, Spring)
  Microm   442      Medical Bacteriology Lecture (3 credits, Winter)
 
Note:  Laboratory research credit can’t be applied toward the minor.



 

 

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