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Biology MiTransfer Pathway

Welcome to SVSU's Biology MiTransfer Pathway! Below are the courses that are needed to complete the pathway from your community college to our university. We currently have four pathway programs to choose from:

To learn more about our Biology programs please vist our Biology department's website.

 

Biological Science (B.S.)

Pathway Course Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
Cell/Molecular Biology BIOL*182/182L Intro to Cell and Molecular Biology (w/ lab) 4 credits
Organismal Biology BIOL*181/181L Intro to Ecology, Evolution, Diversity (w/ lab) 4 credits
General Chemistry I CHEM*111/111L General Chemistry I (w/ lab) 5 credits
General Chemistry II CHEM*112/112L General Chemistry II (w/lab) 5 credits
Organic Chemistry I CHEM*230 and CHEM*231 Organic Chemistry I (w/ lab) 5 credits
Organic Chemistry II CHEM*330 and CHEM*331 Organic Chemistry II (w/ lab) 5 credits

General Education or Program Requirement Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
General Education and Program Requirement MATH*132B Statistical Methods: Biostatistics 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement MATH*140 OR MATH*161 Precalculus OR Calculus I 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement PHYS*111/111L and PHYS*112/112L OR PHYS*211/211L and PHYS*212/212L General Physics I (w/ lab) and General Physics II (w/ lab) OR Analytical Physics I (w/ lab) and Analytical Physics II (w/ lab) 10 credits

Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, and Biomedical Sciences (B.S.)

Pathway Course Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
Cell/Molecular Biology BIOL*182/182L Intro to Cell and Molecular Biology (w/ lab) 4 credits
Organismal Biology BIOL*181/181L Intro to Ecology, Evolution, Diversity (w/ lab) 4 credits
General Chemistry I CHEM*111/111L General Chemistry I (w/ lab) 5 credits
General Chemistry II CHEM*112/112L General Chemistry II (w/lab) 5 credits
Organic Chemistry I CHEM*230 and CHEM*231 Organic Chemistry I (w/ lab) 5 credits
Organic Chemistry II CHEM*330 and CHEM*331 Organic Chemistry II (w/ lab) 5 credits

General Education or Program Requirement Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
General Education and Program Requirement MATH*132B Statistical Methods: Biostatistics 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement MATH*140 OR MATH*161 Precalculus OR Calculus I 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement PHYS*111/111L and PHYS*112/112L OR PHYS*211/211L and PHYS*212/212L General Physics I (w/ lab) and General Physics II (w/ lab) OR Analytical Physics I (w/ lab) and Analytical Physics II (w/ lab) 10 credits

Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology (B.S.)

Pathway Course Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
Cell/Molecular Biology BIOL*182/182L Intro to Cell and Molecular Biology (w/ lab) 4 credits
Organismal Biology BIOL*181/181L Intro to Ecology, Evolution, Diversity (w/ lab) 4 credits
General Chemistry I CHEM*111/111L General Chemistry I (w/ lab) 5 credits
General Chemistry II CHEM*112/112L General Chemistry II (w/lab) 5 credits
Organic Chemistry I CHEM*230 and CHEM*231 Organic Chemistry I (w/ lab) 5 credits
Organic Chemistry II CHEM*330 and CHEM*331 Organic Chemistry II (w/ lab) 5 credits

General Education or Program Requirement  Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
General Education and Program Requirement  MATH*132B Statistical Methods: Biostatistics 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement  PHYS*111 and PHYS*111L General Physics I (with lab) 5 credits
General Education and Program Requirement  MATH*140 OR MATH*161 Precalculus OR Calculus I 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement  PHYS*106A OR PHYS*112 Earth & Space Science: Physical Geology OR General Physics II 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement  GEOG*201 OR GEOG*202 World Cultural/Regional Geography OR North America Regional Geography 3 credits

Environmental Science (B.S.)

Pathway Course Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
Cell/Molecular Biology BIOL*182/182L Intro to Cell and Molecular Biology (w/ lab) 4 credits
Organismal Biology BIOL*181/181L Intro to Ecology, Evolution, Diversity (w/ lab) 4 credits
General Chemistry I CHEM*111/111L General Chemistry I (w/ lab) 5 credits
General Chemistry II CHEM*112/112L General Chemistry II (w/lab) 5 credits
Organic Chemistry I CHEM*230  Organic Chemistry I  4 credits
Organic Chemistry II --- --- ---

General Education or Program Requirement Course Number Course Title Credit Hours 
General Education and Program Requirement MATH*132B Statistical Methods: Biostatistics 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement MATH*140 OR MATH*161 Precalculus OR Calculus I 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement PHYS*111/111L and PHYS*112/112L OR PHYS*211/211L and PHYS*212/212L General Physics I (w/ lab) and General Physics II (w/ lab) OR Analytical Physics I (w/ lab) and Analytical Physics II (w/ lab) 10 credits
General Education and Program Requirement PHYS*106A Earth & Space: Physical Geology 4 credits
General Education and Program Requirement GEOG*101 Introduction to Physical Geography 3 credits
Program Requirement BIOL*211 Botany 3 credits

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