The following courses are approved to fulfill the supporting course requirement of the Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences curriculum. They meet criteria as rigorous, scientific, animal biology oriented 400 level courses. Independent study (496) credits may NOT be used to fulfill this requirement.

CourseTitleCreditsLecturesLabsSemester Offered
AN SC 413 Transgenic Biology 3 3 0 Spring
AN SC 427 Milk Secretion 3 3 0 Spring
AN SC 431 Physiology of Reproduction in Farm Animals 4 3 2 Fall
AN SC 467W Equine Nutrition and Feeding 3 3 0 Spring
BIOL 411 Medical Embryology 3 3 0 Spring
BIOL 429 OR ANSC 415 Animal Behavior OR Companion Animal Behavior 3 3 0 Spring
BIOL 437 Histology 4 2 6 Spring
BIOL 479 Endocrinology 3 3 0 Spring
MICRB/VBSC 410 Principles of Immunology 3 3 0 Fall & Spring
MICRB 412 Medical Microbiology 3 3 0 Spring
VB SC 402W Biology of Parasites 3 3 0 Spring
VB SC 405 Laboratory Animal Science 3 3 2 Spring
VB SC 420 General Animal Pathology 3 3 0 Fall
VB SC 423W Pathology of Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases 3 3 0 Spring
VB SC/AN SC 425 Principles of Avian Diseases 3 3 0 Fall
VB SC 433 Molecular Toxicology 3 3 0 Spring
VB SC 444 Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases 3 3 0 Spring
VB SC/BMB/MICB 435 Medical Virology 3 2 0 Fall
VBSC 409 Wildlife Diseases 3 3 0 Spring

*Students need to make sure to check with their academic advisers in case one of these courses are not offered due to various reasons.

Courses with 497 numbers and 500 level courses MAY be eligible for substitution for the above list. Consult your adviser AND the program coordinator concerning substitution PRIOR to registration in the course.

Please note that the offering of these courses may vary from year to year and semester to semester depending upon availability of faculty.