Joint Degree Programs

BS Microbiology Biomedical Track / LECOM- Accelerated Osteopathic Medicine Program

(3+4 Program)

Students can transfer a total of 21 credits back from LECOM to ACPHS in fulfillment of their BS degree requirements.  For this program/concentration the following courses will be used.

LECOM Course - to be transferred to ACPHS

ACPHS Course - will satisfy the requirement for the following

Microbiology & Immunology (3 credits)

PSC 315  Immunology (3 credits)

Biochemistry & Genetics (3 credits)

BIO 235: Cell Biology (3 credits)

Anatomy, Embryology, Histology, Physiology (6 credits)

BIO 213 & BIO 215: A&P I &II (6 credits)

Clinical Neuroscience (9 credits)

3 Free Electives (9 credits)

ACPHS Schedule

YEAR 1

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

BIO 111

General Biology I*

4

BIO 121

General Biology II*

4

CHE 111

General Chemistry I*

4

CHE 121

General Chemistry II*

4

HUM 101

The Pre-Modern World

3

HUM 102

The Modern World

3

COM 115

Principles of Communication

3

MAT 121

Calculus I

4

PSY 101

Elective 1 (Gen Psych.)*

3

SOC 101

Elective 2 (Intro to Soc.)*

3

 

Total

17

 

Total

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 2

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

CHE 211

Organic Chemistry I*

4

CHE 221

Organic Chemistry II*

4

PHY 212

College Physics I*

4

PHY 222

College Physics II

4

HUM 201

The Contemp. World (Eng I)*

3

MAT 145

Elementary Statistics

3

BIO 210

Microbiology

4

BIO 240

Virology

3

BIO 225

Elective 3 (Genetics)*

3

 

Elective 4 (English II)*

3

 

Total

18

 

Total

17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 3

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

PSC 311

Biochemistry*

3

BIO 680

Bacterial Pathogenesis

3

BIO 370

Microbial Physiology

3

BIO 340

Microbial Genetics

3

BIO 350

Biomedical Lab Techniques I

3

BIO 355

Biomedical Lab Techniques II

3

BIO 253

Scientific Communication

2

BIO 365

Mycology & Parasitology

3

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

BIO 480

Micro. Capstone Exp. I

3

BIO 485

Micro. Capstone Experience II

3

 

Total

15

 

Total

16

TOTAL: 101 credits; 21 credits from LECOM transferred back to ACPHS = 122 credits

*Required by LECOM

 

BS Microbiology Biomedical Track / NYIT-College of Osteopathic Medicine Program

(3+4 Program)

Students can transfer a total of 18 credits back from NYIT to ACPHS in fulfillment of their BS degree requirements.  For this program/concentration the following courses will be used.

NYIT Course - to be transferred to ACPHS

ACPHS Course - will satisfy the requirement for the following

Immunology (3 credits of COM502)

PSC 315  Immunology (3 credits)

Microbiology (3 credits of LDB 507)

BIO 680  Bacterial Pathogenesis (3 credits)

Biochemistry, Genetics, Histology, Physiology, Pathology (3 credits of LDB 507)

BIO 235: Cell Biology (3 credits)

9 credits of COM502

3 Free Electives (9 credits)

ACPHS Schedule

YEAR 1

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

BIO 111

General Biology I*

4

BIO 121

General Biology II*

4

CHE 111

General Chemistry I*

4

CHE 121

General Chemistry II*

4

HUM 101

The Pre-Modern World

3

HUM 102

The Modern World

3

COM 115

Principles of Communication

3

MAT 121

Calculus I**

4

PSY 101

Elective 1 (Gen Psych.)**

3

SOC 101

Elective 2 (Intro to Soc.)**

3

 

Total

17

 

Total

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 2

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

CHE 211

Organic Chemistry I*

4

CHE 221

Organic Chemistry II*

4

PHY 212

College Physics I*

4

PHY 222

College Physics II*

4

HUM 201

The Contemp.World (Eng )*

3

MAT 145

Elementary Statistics

3

BIO 210

Microbiology

4

BIO 240

Virology

3

BIO 225

Elective 3 (Genetics)**

3

 

Elective 4 (English II)*

3

 

Total

18

 

Total

17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 3

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

PSC311

Biochemistry*

3

 

 

 

BIO 213

A&P I (Track elective 1)**

3

BIO 215

A&P II (Track elective 2)**

3

BIO 370

Microbial Physiology

3

BIO 340

Microbial Genetics

3

BIO 350

Biomedical Lab Tech. I

3

BIO 355

Biomedical Lab Tech. II

3

BIO 253

Scientific Communication

2

BIO 235

Med. Mycology & Parasitology

3

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

BIO 480

Micro. Capstone Exp. I

3

BIO 485

Micro. Capstone Exp. II

3

 

Total

18

 

Total

16

TOTAL: 104 credits; 18 credits from NYIT transferred back to ACPHS = 122 credits

*Required by NYIT; **Strongly Encouraged by NYIT

Note:  Students have to take MCAT exam during late summer or in the Fall semester of junior year. NYIT will allow a second attempt in January after their Fall semester of junior year.

 

BS Microbiology Biomedical Track / MPH with Concentration in Biomedical Sciences

(3+2 Program)

Students can transfer a total of 24 credits (8 courses) back from UA to ACPHS in fulfillment of their BS degree requirements.  For this program/concentration the following courses will be used.

UA Course - to be transferred from UA to ACPHS

ACPHS Course - will satisfy the requirement for the following

BMS 506  Introduction to Immunology

PSC 315  Immunology

BMS 610  Microbial Pathogenesis

BIO 680  Bacterial Pathogenesis

BMS 552  Bioecology of Vector-borne Diseases

Track Elective

BMS 663  Mammalian Genetics

Track Elective

Any 4 MPH courses

4 Free Electives

ACPHS Schedule 1, 2

YEAR 1

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

BIO 111

General Biology I

4

BIO 121

General Biology II

4

CHE 111

General Chemistry I

4

CHE 121

General Chemistry II

4

HUM 101

The Pre-Modern World

3

HUM 102

The Modern World

3

COM 115

Principles of Communication

3

MAT 121

Calculus I

4

 

 

 

 

Elective 1

3

 

Total

14

 

Total

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 2

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

CHE 211

Organic Chemistry I

4

CHE 221

Organic Chemistry II

4

PHY 212

College Physics I

4

PHY 222

College Physics II

4

HUM 201

The Contemporary World

3

MAT 145

Elementary Statistics

3

BIO 210

Microbiology

4

BIO 235

Cell Biology

3

 

 

 

 

Elective 2

3

 

Total

15

 

Total

17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 3

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

PSC 311

Biochemistry

3

BIO 365

Med. Mycology & Parasitology

3

BIO 370

Microbial Physiology

3

BIO 340

Microbial Genetics

3

BIO 350

Biomedical Lab Techniques I

3

BIO 355

Biomedical Lab Techniques II

3

BIO 253

Scientific Communication

2

BIO 240

Virology

3

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

BIO 480

Micro. Capstone Experience I

3

BIO 485

Micro. Capstone Experience II

3

 

Total

15

 

Total

16

Notes: (1) In addition to the courses shown above, students will need to obtain credit for 1 additional free elective course (i.e. through adding to an existing semester, transfer credit or summer coursework).

(2) Students must take a one semester long social science course (i.e. sociology, psychology, economics) in order to complete MPH admissions requirements.  Required courses of the BS Microbiology program fulfil the remaining admissions requirements for this MPH concentration.

 

BS Microbiology Infectious Disease-Epidemiology Track / MPH with Concentration in Epidemiology

(3+2 Program)

Students can transfer a total of 24 credits (8 courses) back from UA to ACPHS in fulfillment of their BS degree requirements.  For this program/concentration the following courses will be used.  All courses are 3 credits.

UA Course - to be transferred from UA to ACPHS

ACPHS Course - will satisfy the requirement for the following

EPI 501 Principles and Methods of Epidemiology I

PAD 393  Epidemiology I

BMS 505  Biological Basic of Public Health

BIO 315  Public Health Microbiology

EPI 503 Principles of Public Health

Track Elective

EPI 605  Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Track Elective

Any 4 MPH courses

4 Free Electives

ACPHS Schedule1

YEAR 1

 

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

BIO 111

General Biology I

4

BIO 121

General Biology II

4

CHE 111

General Chemistry I

4

CHE 121

General Chemistry II

4

HUM 101

The Pre-Modern World

3

HUM 102

The Modern World

3

COM 115

Principles of Communication

3

MAT 121

Calculus I

4

 

 

 

 

Elective 1

3

 

Total

14

 

Total

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 2

 

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

CHE 211

Organic Chemistry I

4

CHE 221

Organic Chemistry II

4

PHY 212

College Physics I

4

PHY 222

College Physics II

4

HUM201

The Contemporary World

3

MAT 145

Elementary Statistics

3

BIO 210

Microbiology

4

BIO 235

Cell Biology

3

SOC 120

Intro to Public Health

3

 

 

Elective 2

3

 

Total

18

 

Total

17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 3

 

Fall Semester

Credits

 

 Spring Semester

Credits

PSC 311

Biochemistry

3

BIO 340

Microbial Genetics

3

PSC 315

Immunology

3

BIO 355

Biomedical Lab Techniques II

3

BIO 350

Biomedical Lab Techniques I

3

BIO 485

Micro. Capstone Experience II

3

BIO 370

Microbial Physiology

3

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

BIO 480

Micro. Capstone Experience I

3

 

Elective 3

3

BIO 253

Scientific Communication

2

 

 

 

BIO 345

Journal Club

1

 

 

 

 

Total

18

 

Total

13

Notes: Students must take a one semester long social science course (i.e. sociology, psychology, economics) in order to MPH admissions requirements.  Required courses of the BS Microbiology program fulfil the remaining admissions requirements for this MPH concentration.