Microbiology Requirements

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All students within the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences must complete General Education Requirements. These courses provide breadth to your education beyond training in the Biological Sciences. All majors within the Department of Biological Sciences must also complete Corequisite Courses in Chemistry, Math, and Physics; these courses give you the scientific background to maximize your education within the Microbiology major.

The major progress tracker below is a comprehensive list of the courses Microbiology majors must complete to obtain the B.S. degree. Review the BIOSC Courses webpage for available BIOSC electives. Make sure to visit our other Bio. Sci. webpages for scheduling tips and a sample schedule. Please see a Biological Sciences Advisor for any questions about planning your schedule.

The Microbiology major requirements were updated for Fall 2021. 

If you declared your Microbiolgy major prior to Fall 2021 and would like to follow the new requirements, please contact the Bio Advisors at BioAdv@pitt.edu for instructions. 

Students who declared thier major prior to Fall 2021 and who are following the old requirements should use the major progress trackers below:

Access the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Major Sheet here: Dietrich School Microbiology Major Sheet