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Accelerated Nursing - Biology Track with Sociology

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Biology with sociology minor

2020-21 Academic Year

CLASS

CREDIT HOURS

Freshman - 1st semester

 

BIO 110 Biology Concepts (General Studies CAT 7)

4

ENG 102 Composition Skills (General Studies CAT 1)

3

MAT 121 College Algebra# (General Studies CAT 3)

3

PSY 101 General Psychology (General Studies CAT 5)

3

SOC 101 Intro to Sociology (General Studies CAT 5)

3

 

 

Freshman - 2nd semester

 

CHE 106 General Chemistry I#

4

ENG 200 Expository Writing

3

FCS 207 Nutrition# (General Studies CAT 9) or FCS 317 Nutrition Through the Life Cycle

3

PSY 230 Life Span Development#

3

SOC 220 Social Problems

3

 

 

Sophomore - 1st semester

 

BIO 220 Human Anatomy#

4

PHY 301 University Physics (General Studies CAT 7)

4

SOC 305 Sociology of Deviance

3

SOC 415 The Family

3

SSC 319 Statistics for Social Sciences

3

 

 

Sophomore - 2nd semester

 

BIO 225 Biomedical Ethics

2

BIO 301 Biology Seminar

1

BIO 340 Human Physiology#

4

BIO 385 Microbiology#

4

CHE 107 General Chemistry II

4

 

 

Junior - 1st semester

 

BIO 200 Zoology

4

BIO 320 Molecular Genetics

4

BIO 425 Evolution

3

CHE 314 Organic Chemistry

4

 

 

Junior - 2nd semester

 

BIO 210 Experimental Plant Science

4

BIO 330 Histology

4

BIO 370 Intro to Research

2

BIO 434 Advanced Cellular Biology

3

BIO 465 Continuing Research

1

 

 

Senior - 1st semester

 

BIO 470 Research Project

1

SOC 320 Social Welfare

3

SOC 410 Sociology of Mental Health

3

General Studies CAT 2, CAT 4

6

 

 

Senior - 2nd semester

 

General Studies CAT 6, CAT 8, CAT 10

9

Electives

3-6

The four-year plan is provided as a suggestion. Final decisions rest with the student and advisor based on availability of courses.

Summer courses are not included in this plan but may be an option. This should be discussed between the student and advisor. 

UNMC Requirements:
Students must earn at least a C+ or better and must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA for prerequisite courses (above 3.3 recommended).
# Students must complete these courses within seven years of applying to UNMC Accelerated Nursing Program.

WSC Requirements:
Students must have a C- or better in BIO 110 and CHE 106 to enroll in BIO 320, BIO 385, and BIO 486.
To graduate, students must pass 120 total credit hours of which 40 hours must be upper level (300 or above) and a 2.75 cumulative GPA.