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  • B.S. Biology - Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB)

This new emphasis of molecular, cellular, and developmental biology within B.S. Biology combines and replaces the emphases in cell biology, genetics, and neurobiology.  Courses within this major include cellular biology, evolutionary biology, developmental biology, neurobiology, and biochemistry, as students have much flexibility in choosing major electives.

B.S. Biology - Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB) degree requirement check sheets:

Please use our degree requirement check sheets in conjunction with your up-to-date Degree Progress Report (DPR) and please meet regularly with an academic advisor. Also keep in mind admission requirements for the major, and refer to our sample 4-year guides to help you create your own degree completion plan.

B.S. Biology - Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB) sample four-year plan »


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