Dixie State University

Biotech Pipeline

BIOL 1610/15

Principles of Biology I and Lab


BIOL 1620/25

Principles of Biology II and Lab


BIOL 2035

Genetics and Biotechnology Lab


BIOL 2320/25

Human Anatomy and Lab

BIOL 2420/25

Human Physiology and Lab

BIOL 3000R

Rural Health Scholars

BIOL 3010


BIOL 3030

Principles of Genetics

BIOL 3040/45

General Ecology and Lab

BIOL 3100


BIOL 3110

Scientific Writing

BIOL 3140/45

Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy and Lab

BIOL 3150/55

Biostatistics and the Scientific Method and Lab

BIOL 3200/05

Invertebrate Zoology and Lab

BIOL 3230R

Cadaver Practicum

BIOL 3250

Cancer Biology

BIOL 3300

Introduction to Bioinformatics

BIOL 3360

Developmental Biology

BIOL 3450/55

General Microbiology and Lab

BIOL 3470

Introduction to Immunology

BIOL 3550/55

Eukaryotic Cell Biology and Lab

BIOL 4040

Medical Ecology

BIOL 4190/95

Mammalian Histology and Lab

BIOL 4240


BIOL 4260/65

Herpetology and Lab

BIOL 4270/75

Ichthyology and Lab

BIOL 4280

Marine Biology

BIOL 4300/05

Molecular Biology and Lab

BIOL 4310

Advanced Bioinformatics

BIOL 4350/55

Animal Behavior and Lab

BIOL 4380/85

Ornithology and Lab

BIOL 4411/15


BIOL 4440/45

General Entomology and Lab

BIOL 4500/05

Comparative Vertebrate Physiology and Lab

BIOL 4520/25

Psychobiology and Lab

BIOL 4600/05

Plant Physiology and Lab

BIOL 4810R

Independent Research

BIOL 4820R

Independent Research II

BIOL 4890R

Life Science Internship

BIOL 4910

Senior Seminar I

BIOL 4920

Senior Seminar II

BIOL 4930R

Senior Thesis

BTECH 1010

Fundamentals of Biotechnology


CHEM 1210/15

Principles of Chemistry I and Lab


CHEM 1220/25

Principles of Chemistry II and Lab

CHEM 2310/15

Organic Chemistry I and Lab

CHEM 2320/25

Organic Chemistry II and Lab

CHEM 3000

Quantitative Chemical Analysis

CHEM 3060/65

Physical Chemistry I and Lab

CHEM 3070/75

Physical Chemistry II and Lab

CHEM 3100

Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM 3300

Instrumental Analysis

CHEM 3460

Biology of Infectious Disease

CHEM 3510/15

Biochemistry I and Lab

CHEM 3520/25

Biochemistry II and Lab

CHEM 4100

Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM 4200

Environmental Chemistry

CHEM 4310

Advanced Inorganic Chemistry I

CHEM 4510

Chemistry of Materials

CHEM 4800R

Independent Research

CHEM 4910

Chemistry Senior Seminar

CS 1400

Fundamentals of Programming


CS 1410

Object Oriented Programming


CS 2420

Intro to Algorithms and Data Structure

CS 3005

Programming in C++

CS 3310

Discrete Mathematics

CS 3510

Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures

CS 4307/IT 4300

Database and Design Management

MATH 1050

College Algebra/Pre-Calculus


MATH 1210

Calculus I


MATH 1220

Calculus II


MATH 2270

Linear Algebra

MATH 2280

Ordinary Differential Equations

MATH 3400

Probability & Statistics

MATH 3500

Numerical Analysis

PHYS 2010/15

College Physics I and Lab

PHYS 2020/25

College Physics II and Lab

PHYS 2210/15

Physics/Scientists Engineers I and Lab

PHYS 2220/25

Physics/Scientists Engineers II and Lab

PSY 3040

Psychology of Gender

PSY 3200

Development in Infancy & Childhood

PSY 3220

Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood

PSY 3230

Adult Development & Aging

PSY 3400

Psychology of Abnormal Behavior

PSY 3410

Social Psychology

PSY 3420

Psy of Culture & Diversity

PSY 3440

Child & Family Mental Health

PSY 3450

Intro to Child Life Theory & Practice

PSY 3460

Health Psychology

PSY 3710

Behavioral Neuroscience

PSY 3720


PSY 4130

Interpersonal Neuroscience

PSY 4140

Cognitive Neuroscience

PSY 4145

Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention

PSY 4150

Sensation & Perception

PSY 4440


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Core Requirements

Mathematical & Physical Science Requirements

Biology Requirements

Social & Behavioural Science Requirements

Mathematics & Science Requirements


Biochemistry Electives

Complete one of the following series:

Complete one of the following sets:

Complete one of the following:

General Education Requirements

Complete General Education Courses.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Complete a minimum of 120 college-level credits (1000 and above).
  2. Complete at least 40 upper-division credits (3000 and above).
  3. Complete at least 30 upper-division credits at DSU for institutional residency.
  4. Cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher.
  5. Grade C or higher required (not C-) in each Program Requirement, Core Discipline Requirement, and Elective Requirement course.

*CE Indicates Concurrent Enrollment courses that fulfill requirements for the degrees listed. Meet with your high school counselor to learn which classes are offered at your school and to enroll in CE classes.

*CERT Indicates courses that fulfill requirements for the Biotech Certificate. This certificate is recommended for students pursuing careers in medicine and medical research.