Immunology

NO AGSC Ratified Template in Immunology - Hold until such time as one is approved.

If you plan to transfer to UAB from an Alabama Community College to study Immunology, this page lists required and recommended courses in Areas I through V, including courses specifically required by UAB in Area V.

This is the transfer page that is referred to in the articulation guide. The AGSC articulation guide and this page comprise the articulation agreement for a major in Immunology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Please print this page, fill in your name and today's date, and attach it to the Immunology articulation guide:

Name (print): ___________________________________

Signature: _____________________________________

Date: _________________________________________

Core Curriculum Requirements

Students transferring from Alabama public two-year and four-year colleges and universities should consult the AGSC site for complete details regarding Areas I-IV for all majors, including the list of approved courses for each institution.

Specific requirements for students planning to transfer to UAB and major in Immunology are included below.

AREA I - Written Composition (6 semester hours) 

"Requirements include at least 6 semester hours in written composition."

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Course Equivalents

  • ENG 101 - English Composition I/ EH 101 - English Composition I
  • ENG 102 - English Composition II/ EH 102 - English Composition II

AREA II - Humanities and Fine Arts (12 semester hours)

"Requirements include at least 12 semester hours in humanities with a minimum of 3 semester hours in literature, 3 semester hours in the arts, and the remaining semester hours from the humanities and/or fine arts."  

Literature (3-6 Semester Hours)*

*Choose 1 or 2 sequences courses as a six hour sequence in history or literature is required.

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Course Equivalents

  • ENG 251 - American Literature I/ EH 223 - American Literature I: Before 1865
  • ENG 252 - American Literature II/ EH 224 - American Literature II: 1865 - Present
  • ENG 261 - English Literature I/EH 221 - British & Irish Literature I: Before 1800
  • ENG 262 - English Literature II/ EH 222 - British & Irish Literature II: 1800 - Present
  • ENG 271 - World Literature IEH 217 - World Literature I: Before 1660
  • ENG 272 - World Literature II/ EH 218 - World Literature II: 1660 - Present

Fine Art (3 Semester Hours)

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Course Equivalents

  • ART 100 - Art Appreciation/ ARH 101 - The Art Experience
  • ART 203 - Art History I/ ARH 203 - Ancient & Medieval Art
  • ART 204 - Art History II/ ARH 204 - Early Modern-Contemporary Art
  • MUS 101 - Music Appreciation/ MU 120 - Music Appreciation
  • THR 120 - Theatre Appreciation/ THR 100 - Introduction to Theatre
  • THR 126 - Introduction to Theatre/ CA2FA - Core Area II Fine Art Elective

Fine Art or Humanities (3-6 semester hours) 

Remaining hours can be chosen from other aArea II approved courses.  

AREA III - Natural Sciences and Mathematics (11 semester hours)  

"Requirements include at least 11 semester hours with at least 3 semester hours in mathematics at the pre-calculus algebra level or higher and at least 8 semester hours in the natural sciences which must include laboratory experiences."

Mathematics (3-4 Semester Hours)

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Course Equivalents

  • MTH 110 - Finite Mathematics/ MA 110 - Finite Mathematics
  • MTH 112 - Pre-Calculus Algebra/ MA 105 - Pre-Calculus Algebra
  • MTH 113 - Pre-Calculus Trigonometry/ MA 106 - Pre-Calculus Trigonometry
  • MTH 115 - Pre-Calculus Algebra & Trigonometry/ MA 107 - Pre-Calculus Algebra & Trigonometry
  • MTH 125 - Calculus I/ MA 125 - Calculus I
  • MTH 126 - Calculus II/ MA 126 - Calculus II
  • MTH 227 - Calculus III/ MA 227 - Calculus III
  • MTH 237 - Linear Algebra/ MA 260 - Intro to Linear Algebra
  • MTH 238 - Applied Differential Equations/ MA 252 - Intro to Differential Equations

Natural Science (8 Semester Hours)

Select two courses:

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Course Equivalents

  • BIO 101 - Introduction to Biology I + Lab/ BY 101 & BY 102 - Topics in Contemporary Biology & Lab
  • BIO 102 - Introduction to Biology II + Lab/ BY 111 & BY 112 - Ext. Topics in Contemporary Biology & Lab
  • BIO 103 - Principles of Biology I/ BY 123 Introductory Biology I and Lab
  • BIO 104 - Principles of BIology II/BY 124 Introductory Biology II and Lab
  • CHM 104 - Intro to General Chemistry I/ CH 105 & CH 106 - Intro to Chemistry I & Lab
  • CHM 105 - Intro to General Chemistry II/ CH 107 & CH 108 - Intro to Chemistry II & Lab
  • CHM 111 - General Chemistry I/ CH 115 & CH 116 - General Chemistry I & Lab
  • CHM 112 - General Chemistry II/ CH 117 & CH 118 - General Chemistry II & Lab
  • GLY 101 - Introduction to Geology/ ES 101 & ES 102 - Physical Geology
  • PHY 120 - Introduction to Physics/ PHS 101 - Physical Science
  • PHY 201 - General Physics I/ PH 201 & PH 201L- College Physics I & Lab
  • PHY 202 - General Physics II/ PH 202 & PH 202L - College Physics II & Lab
  • PHY 213 - General Physics w/ Calculus I/PH 221 & PH 221L - General Physics I & Lab
  • PHY 214 - General Physics w/ Calculus II/ PH 222 & PH 222L - General Physics II & Lab 
  • AREA IV - History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences (12 semester hours) 

"Requirements include 12 semester hours with at least a 3 semester hour course in history and at least 6 semester hours from among other disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.

History (3-6 semester hours)*

*Choose 1 or 2 sequenced courses as a six hour sequence in history or literature is required.

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Course Equivalents

  • HIS 101 - History of Western Civilization I/ HY 101 - Western Civilization I
  • HIS 102 - History of Western Civilization II/ HY 102 - Western Civilization II
  • HIS 121 - World History I/ HY 104 - World History to 1600
  • HIS 122 - World History II/ HY 105 - World History 1600 - Present
  • HIS 201 - United States History I/ HY 120 - The United States to 1877
  • HIS 202 - United Stated History II/ HY 121 - The United States since 1877 

Social and Behavioral Science (6-9 semester hours)

Remaining hours can be chosen from other Area IV approved courses. 

AREA V - Pre-Professional, Major, and Elective Courses for Immunology Majors at UAB (23 semester hours)

Contact:             

     Name: Tyna Adams, Ph.D.

                Title: Academic Advisor

                Phone: (205) 934-6025

                Email: Tmadams2@uab.edu

1. Required Courses:

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Equivalents

  • CHM 111 - College Chemistry I/ CH 115 & CH 116 General Chemistry I/Lab
  • CHM 112 - College Chemistry II/ CH 117 & CH 118 General Chemistry II/Lab
  • BIO 103 - Principles of Biology I/ BY 123 Introductory Biology I and Lab
  • BIO 104 - Principles of BIology II/BY 124 Introductory Biology II and Lab

*Remaining hours can be chosen from other Area II-IV approved courses.

2. List of courses to fulfill Area V for major in Immunology at UAB. The additional 11 semester hours to complete Area V should be fulfilled by taking the following:

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Equivalents

  • MTH 1xx Any math prerequisite to Calculus I/ Math 1xx Any math prerequisite to Calculus I
  • MTH 125 Calculus I (if not already completed in Area III)/ MA 125 Calculus I (if not already completed in Area III)

Organic Chemistry Sequence/ Organic Chemistry Sequence

  • CHM 221 Organic Chemistry I/ CH 235 & CH 236 Organic Chemistry I/Lab
  • CHM 222 Organic Chemistry II/ CH 237 &CH 238 Organic Chemistry II/Lab

OR

Introductory Physics Sequence/Introductory Physics Sequence

  • PHY 201 - General Physics I/ PH 201 - College Physics I
  • PHY 202 - General Physics II/ PH 202 - College Physics II

OR

  • PHY 213 - General Physics w/ Calculus I/ PH 221 - General Physics I
  • PHY 214 - General Physics w/ Calculus II/ PH 222 - General Physics II 

Admission Requirements:

  • High school students with a score of ≥28 on the ACT, or ≥1260 combined V+Q score on the SAT and a GPA ≥3.5
  • Transfer or current UAB Students must have an overall GPA average ≥3.0 after 24 credits of work at UAB, and a GPA ≥3.25 in their biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics (MA 105 or higher) coursework

Application: Apply online at www.uab.edu/apply

https://www.uab.edu/cas/immunology/academics/admission

Financial Information:https://www.uab.edu/students/paying-for-college/

Departments Website: https://www.uab.edu/cas/immunology/

Colleges Website: http://www.uab.edu/cas/home/