Jul 18, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, BS

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The Bachelor of Science in Biology can be earned by the completion of biology core courses. The university Core Curriculum is followed by core courses in biology, and includes required courses in chemistry, mathematics, and physics.

Electives within the department allow training to focus on specific career objectives. Electives will be selected following consultation with a faculty mentor.

A grade of “C” or better is required in all science and math courses required for the degree.

Biology, BS Program Map  

Program of Study

Areas A, B, C, D, E, and Additional Requirements (43 Hrs)


Choose One (1) of the Following Two (2) Courses:


Select one:

Upper Level Electives: (15-16 Hrs)

3000 or higher level science or math courses

Total: 120 Hours

*A grade of “C” or better is required

*Biology elective options (3000 level or higher level Science or Math courses) should be selected in consultation with the faculty mentor.

****Pre-med students and those who wish to pursue graduate education/research career are expected to take CHEM 2511  and CHEM 2511L  and 15 hours of electives. All other students can choose one 3-credit hour course listed as alternatives for CHEM 2511  and CHEM 2511L  and 16 hours of electives.

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