B.S. in Biology

Course Requirements

Course No. Course Title Credits
BIOL 111Introductory Biology I4
BIOL 112Introductory Biology II4
BIOL 221Genetics4
BIOL 241Biology Research Colloquium (take twice for .5 credits each)1
BIOL 318Ecology4
BIOL 320Cell and Molecular Biology4
BIOL 460Biology Senior Seminar3
One course from
BIOL 300Developmental Biology of Animals4
BIOL 321Invertebrate Zoology4
BIOL 324Vertebrate Zoology4
BIOL 329Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy4
BIOL 353The Plant Kingdom4
BIOL 354Plant Growth and Development4
Two additional courses in biology at the 300-level or above (one of the two courses may be BIOL 491, 492, 493, or 494).4-8


CHEM 103General Chemistry I4
CHEM 104General Chemistry II4
CHEM 205Organic Chemistry I4
CHEM 206Organic Chemistry II4
MATH 240Statistical Methods I4
MATH 209Precalculus Mathematics4
MATH 212Calculus I4
PHYS 101General Physics I4
PHYS 102General Physics II4
PHYS 200Mechanics4
PHYS 201Electricity and Magnetism4
NOTE: Students considering a double major in biology and chemistry should select Physics 200 and 201.

Total Credit Hours


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