Requisite Courses

BIO 201
BIO 205
General Biology: Organismal and Population
and General Biology: Organismal and Population Laboratory
4
BIO 202
BIO 206
General Biology: Cellular and Molecular
and General Biology: Cellular and Molecular Laboratory
4
CHM 203
CHM 204
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Laboratory
4
CHM 205General Chemistry II3
or CHM 285 Advanced General Chemistry II
CHM 206General Chemistry II Laboratory1
or CHM 286 Chemical and Statistical Analysis Laboratory
MTH 245Calculus I4
MTH 246Calculus II4

Biomedical Physics degree requirements (38 credits)

Biomedical Physics Core
PHY 201General Physics for the Life Sciences 13
PHY 202General Physics for the Life Sciences II 23
PHY 205General Physics Laboratory I1
PHY 206General Physics Laboratory II1
PHY 301Modern Physics3
PHY 397Research Methods2
PHY 491Seminar1
PHY 497Directed Independent Research1-3
PHY 499Research Capstone1
Biophysics Lecture Elective3
Choose one from the following:
Physics in Medicine
Introduction to Biological Physics
An additional 19 hours of upper division coursework from BIO (3 credit hours minimum, 300-level and above), CHM, PHY (6 credit hours minimum, 400-level or above), and MTH. This can be satisfied by completing one of the specializations below. 19
Total Credits38-40

Pre-Biomedical Engineering Specialization

CHM 321Organic Chemistry I3
CHM 322Organic Chemistry I Laboratory1
BIO 362Cell Structure and Function3
MTH 350Applied Linear Algebra and Differential Equations3
PHY 471Classical Mechanics3
PHY 553Computational Physics3
PHY Elective Any additional PHY courses numbered 400 or above.3
Total Credits19

Pre-Medical Physics Specialization

BIO 449Animal Physiology3
BIO 433Vertebrate Comparative Anatomy4
MTH 347Calculus III3
PHY 471Classical Mechanics3
PHY 531Quantum Mechanics3
PHY 561Nuclear Physics3
Total Credits19

Pre-Biophysics Specialization

CHM 321Organic Chemistry I3
CHM 322Organic Chemistry I Laboratory1
CHM 323Organic Chemistry II3
CHM 324Organic Chemistry II Laboratory1
CHM 371Biochemistry of Metabolism3
BIO 362Cell Structure and Function3
PHY 553Computational Physics3
PHY 541Thermodynamics And Statistical Mechanics3
Total Credits20