Carnegie Mellon University

B.S. in Biological Sciences & Psychology Four-year Sample Schedule

First Year

Fall

Units

03-121 Modern Biology 9
09-105 Introduction to Modern Chemistry 10
21-120 Differential and Integral Calculus 10
76-101 Interpretation and Argument 9
99-101
or
99-102
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First Year

Spring

Units

09-106 Modern Chemistry II 10
21-122 Integration and Approximation 10
33-111 Physics for Science Students I 12
85-2xx Pyschology Elective 9
xx-xxx Free Elective 9
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Sophomore Year

Fall

Units

03-201 Undergraduate Colloquium 2
03-231 Biochemistry 9
09-217 Organic Chemistry I 9
09-221 Laboratory I: Introduction to Chemical Analysis 12
85-102 Introduction to Psychology 9
85-2xx Psychology Elective 9
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Sophomore Year

Spring

Units

03-240 Cell Biology 9
09-218 Organic Chemistry II 9
09-222 Laboratory II: Organic Synthesis and Analysis 12
36-247 Statistics for Lab Sciences 9
xx-xxx Humanities, Social Sciences, or Fine Arts Elective* 9
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Junior Year

Fall

Units

03-330 Genetics 9
03-343 Experimental Genetics and Molecular Biology

12

36-309 Experimental Design for Behavioral and Social Sciences 9
85-219 Biological Foundations of Behavior 9
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Junior Year

Spring

Units

03-xxx Biology Elective 9
03-344
or
03-345
Experimental Biochemistry
or
Experimental Cell and Developmental Biology

9
or
12

33-112 Physics II for Science Students 12
85-3xx Advanced Psychology Elective 9
xx-xxx Humanities, Social Sciences, or Fine Arts Elective* 9
   

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Senior Year

Fall

Units

03-3xx Advanced Biology Elective 9
03-411 Topics in Research 1
15-110 Principles of Computing 10
85-3xx Advanced Psychology Elective 9
xx-xxx Humanities, Social Sciences, or Fine Arts Elective* 9
xx-xxx Free Elective 9
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Senior Year

Spring

Units

03-3xx Advanced Biology Elective 9

03-3xx
or
85-3xx

Advanced Biology Elective
or
Advanced Psychology Elective

9
03-412 Topics in Research 1
xx-xxx Free Elective 9
xx-xxx Free Elective 9
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*As defined by the Mellon College of Science's general education.