Jul 13, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Biology, BS, Pre-Health Concentration (RGC)

Location(s): RGC-Eagle Pass, RGC-Del Rio, RGC-Uvalde


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The Biology program focuses on an organismal approach to the life sciences, emphasizing integrated ecological and co-evolutionary studies of plants and animals through field work in the Chihuahuan Desert region. It offers broad training in aspects of biology and prepares students for advanced specialty disciplines.

This curriculum prepares students to go into professional medical fields and serves as a pre-dental and pre-medical track.

Program Requirements


Core Curriculum: 42

Notes:


*–Select one PHYS 1301  or PHYS 1401

Concentration Core: 4 Credit Hours


Restrictive Concentration Electives: 25 Credit Hours


Students must choose 25 credit hours from among the following:

Minor: 9 Credit Hours


Notes:


Students completing this concentration must minor in Chemistry

Total Hours: 120


Core Curriculum: 42

Required Core Courses Major Core: 40

Core Concentration Courses: 4

Restrictive Concentration Electives: 25

Minor: 9

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