Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
2007 Catalog
Bloomsburg University Academic Programs
Academic Catalog

Biology - Pre Physical Therapy

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

More information: download a curriculum worksheet to assist in your planning; see degree requirements.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
450.114 Concepts Biology I450.115 Concepts Biology II
452.115 Chemistry for the Sciences I452.116 Chemistry for the Sciences II
  or 52.101 Intro Chemistry (based on testing)  or 52.115 if 52.101 was required
320.101 Composition I3Foreign Language Course (Communications)
 or Foreign Language Course (Communications) or 20.101 Composition I
348.101 General Psychology (Group B)3General Education Group A (Humanities)
 or General Education Group A (Humanities) or 48.101 General Psychology (Group B)
109.100 Optional University Seminar353.109, 53.113, 53.116, or 53.123
15Total Semester Credits17Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
450.242 Microbiology450.271 Cell Biology
353.141 Introduction to Statistics3Biology Elective
320.201 Composition II325.103 Public Speaking (suggested Group A)
 or 25.103 Public Speaking (suggested Group A) or 20.201 Composition II
3Free Elective3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
 or 52.116 if 52.101 was required3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making
348.210 Life-Span Psychology (Group B)  
16Total Semester Credits16Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
450.173 Anatomy & Physiology I450.174 Anatomy & Physiology II
350.351 Ecology350.205 Intro to Nutrition
454.111 Introductory Physics I454.112 Introductory Physics II
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
14Total Semester Credits14Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
350.332 Genetics3Biology Elective
350.474 Vertebrate Systems Physiology3Free Elective
1Integrated Physiology Lab3Free Elective
3Biology Elective2Free Elective
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3Free Elective
1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills  
11Total Semester Credits14Total Semester Credits


A placement test is required for 52.115; 52.101 may be required as a prerequisite

Students may count 1 Communications, Quantitative or Values course under appropriate GenEd area (A, B, or C).

Students choosing this option must then take an extra Free elective to reach 120 credits.