Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology

The following is a suggested sequence of courses for students seeking a bachelor's degree with a major in biology. To see how the degree can be arranged for a particular employment field, see the catalog.

Freshman Year
Biology 1401, 1402 8
English 1301, 1302, 2304 9
Math 1315, 1316 or higher 3
Chemistry 1401, 1402 8
History 1301, 1302 6
Physical Education 1150 and one activity course 2
TOTAL 36
Sophomore Year
Choose 8 hours from any Biology 2000 level except 2403 8
English 2301 or other literature 3
Multicultural Social Science 3
Social Science 3
Political Science 2305, 2306 6
Fine Arts 1301, Art 1301, Music 1312, Music 1313 or Theatre 1302 3
Communication 1303 or equivalent 3
TOTAL 29
Junior Year
Biology 3306 3
Choose 8 hours from any 3000 or 4000 level Biology course 8
Math 1342 3
Electives 5
Minor 9
TOTAL 28
Senior Year
Biology 4101, 4301 4
Biology: 11 advanced hours* 11
Minor 9
Electives 3
TOTAL 27
TOTAL HOURS 120

*Choose from any other Biology 3000 or 4000 level course