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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, Microbiology Concentration, B.S.

Degree and Major Requirements

Concentration Coordinator: Kyle Seifert
Phone: (540)568-2286

Concentration in Microbiology 

The biology department offers a concentration within the biology major for students with interest in bacteriology, virology, immunology, parasitology and infectious disease. Students choosing a concentration in microbiology must meet all the requirements for the biology major, including the following specific requirements.

Choose one of the following courses: 1-2 Credit Hours


1 Meets one of the biology major requirements for a laboratory/field course.

Choose two courses: 6 Credit Hours

With prior approval from the concentration coordinator, BIO 426  and/or BIO 427  may be substituted.

Total: 19 Credit Hours