Neuroscience B.S. - Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

Bachelor of Science - Neuroscience; Cellular and Molecular Concentration

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 76-85

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2019-2020

General Education Requirements

Information regarding these requirements can be found in the General Education Section of the catalog.


Biology/Psychology Core Courses25
Other Required Courses35-36
Additional Major Courses15
Intersection Courses1-9
Total Hours76-85

Biology/Psychology Core Courses

Note: BIOH 458 satisfies the Upper Division Writing Requirement for the Major.

Complete all of the following courses:
BIOB 260Cellular and Molecular Biology4
BIOB 272Genetics and Evolution4
BIOH 280From Molecules to Mind - Fundamentals of Neuroscience3
BIOH 380Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience3
BIOH 458Neuroscience Research4
PSYX 250NFund of Biological Psychology3
Complete one of the following courses:4
& BIOB 161N
Principles of Living Systems
and Prncpls of Living Systems Lab
BCH 110
& BCH 111
Intro Biology for Biochemists
and Intro Biol for Biochemists Lab
Total Hours25

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Other Required Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
& CHMY 142N
College Chemistry I
and College Chemistry I Lab
& CHMY 144N
College Chemistry II
and College Chemistry II Lab
CHMY 221Organic Chemistry I3
CHMY 222Organic Chemistry I Lab2
CHMY 223Organic Chemistry II3
M 162Applied Calculus4
& PHSX 206N
College Physics I
and College Physics I Laboratory
& PHSX 208N
College Physics II
and College Physics II Laboratory
Complete one of the following courses:
STAT 216Introduction to Statistics3-4
or PSYX 222 Psychological Statistics
Total Hours35-36

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Additional Major Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
BCH 480Advanced Biochemistry I3
BCH 482Advanced Biochemistry II3
BIOB 425Adv Cell & Molecular Biology3
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Complete 3 credits of the following courses:3
BIOB 301
Developmental Biology
BIOH 365
Human Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professions I
BIOL 435
Comparative Animal Physiology
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Complete one of the following courses:3
BIOB 375
General Genetics
BIOB 468
BIOH 441
CNS Diseases
BMED 610
BMED 646
KIN 330
Motor Learning and Control
PSYX 356
Human Neuropsychology
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Intersection Courses

Complete one of the following courses:1-9
BIOE 406
Behavior & Evolution
DANC 345
New Visions Dance
ECNS 491
Special Topics (Behavioral/Experimental Economics)
HTH 430
Health and Mind/Body/Spirit
PSYX 233
Fund of Psychology of Aging
Total Hours1-9

Minimum Required Grade: C-