Accelerated Curriculum Suggested Course of Study

 

First Year
Fall Winter  
BIO 105 Foundations of Biology I with lab 4    
CHEM 125 General Chemistry I with lab 4    
HIST XXX History Sequence I 3    
MATH 165 College Algebra & Trigonometry 3    
RELB 111 Biblical Resources for Understanding Health Care 3    
BIOL 110 Foundations of Biology II with lab   4  
CHEM 136 General Chemistry II with lab   4  
ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I   3  
HIST XXX History Sequence II   3  
BIOL 130 Career Explorations   1  
PEAC 178 Wellness   1  
  TOTAL CREDITS 17 16  
         
Second Year
Fall Winter Summer
CHEM 211 Organic Chemistry with lab 4    
COMM 215 Introduction to Human Communication 3    
PHYS 141 General Physics with lab 4    
PSYC 112 General Psychology 3    
RELP 254 Morality and Medicine 3    
XXX Humanities Group II elective   3  
CHEM 222 Organic Chemistry II with lab   4  
ENGL 218 Writing and Research in the Sciences   3  
PHYS 152 General Physics II with lab   4  
SOCI 115 Sociology   3  
XXX Humanities Group II elective     3
BIOL 151 Microbiology (major elective)     4
PSYC 138 Human Growth & Development     3
  TOTAL CREDITS 17 17 10
         
Third Year
Fall Winter  
BIOL 210 Human Anatomy with lab 4    
BIOL 315 Molecular Biology with lab 4    
BIOL 430 Seminar in Human Biology 1    
GSCI 410 History & Philosophy of Science 3    
MATH 215 Probability & Statistics 4    
BIOL 305 Human Physiology with lab   4  
BIOL 335 Genetics with lab   4  
BIOL 340 Biochemistry with lab   4  
BIOL 430 Seminar in Human Biology   1  
RELX 3XX Religion elective   3
 
  TOTAL CREDITS
 
16
 
17
 
 

Entry point to physician assistant program

Third Year
    Summer
PHAS 501 Basics of Pharmacology*     1
PHAS 512 CMM Dermatology*     1
PHAS 551 Behavioral Medicine*     2
PHAS 553 Clinical Genetics*     2
PHAS XXX PA professional courses     3
RELP 316 Spirituality in Healing & Healthcare*     3
RELP 505 Clinical Ethics I     1.5
  TOTAL CREDITS     13.5
         
Fourth Year
Fall Winter  
PHAS 513 CMM Hematology & Oncology* 1    
PHAS 514 CMM Infectious Disease* 1    
PHAS 522 CMM Endocrinology* 3    
PHAS XXX PA professional courses 16    
PHAS 518 CMM Pulmonology*   5  
PHAS XXX PA professional courses   17  
  TOTAL CREDITS 21 22  
         
* Course required to meet the human biology major