Accelerated Chemical Biology Curriculum

Accelerated Chemical Biology Curriculum

Students pursuing the special combined degree program in medicine or dentistry are enrolled in the Accelerated Chemical Biology program.  A heavy course load is required during the three years of the program at Stevens.  The detailed study plan is listed below.  Credits transfered from the first year of study at the affiliated medical/dental school are used to complete the requirements of the B.S. degree.  Enrollment in the accelerated chemical biology program is restricted to students admitted to these special combined degree programs.

Term I
Course #Course NameLectureLabStudyCredit
CH 115General Chemistry I 3063
CH 117General Chemistry Laboratory I 0311
CS 105Introduction to Scientific Computing (1)2263
MA 121Differential Calculus4082
MA 122Integral Calculus4082
PEP 111Mechanics3063
CAL 103
OR
CAL 105
Writing And Communications Colloquium
OR
CAL Colloquium: Knowledge, Nature, Culture
3063
Total1954117
Term II
Course #Course NameLectureLabStudyCredit
CH 116General Chemistry II 3063
CH 118General Chemistry Laboratory II 0311
CH 281Biology and Biotechnology3063
MA 123Series, Vectors, Functions, and Surfaces4082
MA 124Calculus of Two Variables4082
PEP 112Electricity and Magnetism3063
CAL 105
OR
CAL 103
CAL Colloquium: Knowledge, Nature, Culture
OR
Writing And Communications Colloquium
3063
Total2034117
Term III
Course #Course NameLectureLabStudyCredit
HumHumanities 3063
MA 221Differential Equations4084
CH 381Cell Biology3374
CH 243Organic Chemistry I3063
CH 245Organic Chemistry Laboratory I0401
PEP 221Physics Lab I for Scientists0311
MGTEconomics (2)3063
Total16103419
Term IV
Course #Course NameLectureLabStudyCredit
HumHumanities 3063
CH 382Biological Systems3374
CH 321Thermodynamics3063
CH 244Organic Chemistry II3093
CH 246Organic Chemistry Laboratory II0401
PEP 222Physics Lab II for Scientists0311
Total12102915
Term V
Course #Course NameLectureLabStudyCredit
HumHumanities 3063
HumHumanities 3033
CH 362Instrumental Analysis I - Spectroscopy and Chromatography3484
CH 421Chemical Dynamics3464
CH 484Introduction to Molecular Genetics3374
Total15113018
Term VI
Course #Course NameLectureLabStudyCredit
HumHumanities 3063
HumHumanities 3033
PEP 242Modern Physics3063
CH 461Instrumental Analysis II - Electrochemistry3484
CH 580Biochemistry I - Cellular Metabolism and Regulation3063
CH 686Immunology3063
Total1843519
(1) Students may choose CS 115, Intro. to Computer Science, in place of CS 105.
(2) Economics can be either Mgt 243 (Macro) or Mgt 244 (Micro).