Biology Major — B.S.

Summary

Biology B.S. Major Requirements60-65
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements 129-41
Electives14-31
Total Credits120

 Degree Requirements

REQUIRED COURSES WITHIN THE DEPARTMENET
BIOL 12100Principles of Biology I, Cell and Molecular4
BIOL 12200Principles of Biology II, Ecology and Evolution4
BIOL 22700Genetics4
BIOL 20700Communicating Biology3
BIOL 30200Research in Biology3
BIOL 41100Biology Seminar0.5
BIOL 41200Biology: Seminar0.5
Evolutionary/Ecological Perspective
Select one of the following courses:3-4
Biology of Oceanic Islands
The Evolution of Adaptations
General Ecology
Wonderful Life: Genes, Evolution, and Biodiversity
Cellular/Molecular Perspective
Select one of the following courses:4
Neurobiology
Developmental Biology
Microbiology
Cell Biology
Plant Physiology
Biology Electives
BIOL xxxxxFour elective courses in biology 114-16
REQUIRED COURSES OUTSIDE THE DEPARTMENT
CHEM 12100
CHEM 12200
Principles of Chemistry
and Principles of Chemistry Laboratory
4
or CHEM 12300 Principles of Chemistry - Enriched Section
CHEM 12400Experimental Chemistry I2
CHEM 22100Organic Chemistry I3
MATH 14500Statistics for the Health, Life, and Social Sciences4
Choose two of the following four options:7-9
Organic Chemistry II
and Experimental Chemistry II
Quantitative Chemistry
Introduction to Physics I
Principles of Physics I: Mechanics
Introduction to Physics II
Principles of Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism
Total Credits60-65