The Major in Biomedical Science (B.S. Degree)

Our human-centered major, this program of study provides a solid foundation in biology, chemistry, and physics coursework to help prepare you for many careers in allied health.


Like our other majors, 40-42 credit hours of biology courses must be completed. This includes 27 credit hours of core courses, including microbiology, genetics, and human anatomy and physiology, plus 14 credit hours of biology electives.

An additional 18-19 credit hours of chemistry and physics is required.

Requirements for the B.S. Biomedical Science (BMED) (for those matriculating before Fall 2012)

Requirements for B.S. Biomedical Science (BMED) (for those matriculating Fall 2012 or after)