CHEM 2321 & 2181
CHEM 2322 & 2182
UTA CORE: SOCI. & BEHAV. SCIE.
UTA CORE: LANG., PHIL., & CULT
UTA CORE: CREATIVE ARTS
TOTAL DEGREE HOURS
Beginning the Journey
Trailblazing the Path
Be Bold. Be Ambitious. Set Yourself Apart.
Meet with your professors, laying the foundation for future directed and independent study opportunities and recommendation letters.
Visit the Career Development Center and meet with a counselor to explore potential careers for the B.S. in
Complete UNIV 1131.
Discover resources and form study groups that will ensure you have the tools to achieve your academic goals.
Explore student, community, and/or professional organizations to help find your passions.
*You can ask your freshman advisor about what these requirements are
Global Mavericks Program
Language Exchange Program
Focus on upper-division chemistry and biology course sequences required for staying on track.
Meet with your academic advisor to review progress and start planning for degree completion.
Fraternity & Sorority Life
Meet with your advisor and become familiar with requirements for your degree.
Complete lower division pre-requisite courses BIOL 1441, BIOL 2444, CHEM 1441.
Contribute to student, community, and/or professional organizations.
Attend Biology Department research seminars.
Become a Teaching Assistant (TA) for microbiology.
Participate in internal and/or external research opportunities or internships, including summer research outside UTA.
Meet with Career Development Center counselors to discuss career goals.
Take a leadership role in a student, community, or professional organization.
Become a lead TA for microbiology.
Consider becoming a Peer Academic Leader for a UNIV 1131 section.
Attend a research conference and present your work.
Alternative Break Trips
Service Learning Courses
Service Learning Showcase
Peer Academic Leadership
Independent Study With Faculty to
Contact your professors for other opportunities
Meet with your advisor to be sure you meet all the requirements for graduation.
Finish all your required coursework.
Take the GRE, MCAT, or other required exam for entrance to graduate or professional school.
Attend job fairs.
Apply professional school for your intended career or graduate program
Explore workforce skill development through on and off-campus activities
Engage with the UTA Lockheed Martin Career Development Center at uta.edu/careers
Meet with a career consultant
Network with employers
Discover internships and co-ops
Apply for on-campus employment
Join Handshake, our career services platform
Participate in career development programs
Attention to Detail
Problem Solving Skills
Clinical Research Associate
Clinical Scientist, Immunology
Research Scientist - Life Sciences
Water Quality Scientist
What career options do I have with this major?
Communication: Develop and articulate ideas clearly and effectively across all mediums, including but not limited to written, oral, and digital communication.
Critical Thinking: Analyze issues, make decisions, and overcome problems by using sound reasoning before forming a strategy, decision, or opinion.
Teamwork/Collaboration: Work within a team and foster collaborative relationships with peers and supervisors. Use interpersonal skills to demonstrate respect and dignity for others while working toward a common goal.
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