Jul 06, 2020  
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Biology Major


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WebAdvisor Code - B.BS.BIOL

The biology major is intended to give students an undergraduate education with an emphasis on several broad areas within the science of biology. It is strongly recommended that all Biology majors take Calculus, have one year of Physics, and minor in Chemistry. Computer science proficiency is highly recommended.

Gen Ed Requirements - 35 semester hours


  • ENGL 101
  • ENGL 202
  • SPCM - Gen Ed - Speech (1 class) - 3 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Social Science (3 classes) - 9 semester hours (See footnote * below)
  • MATH - Gen Ed - Mathematics (1 class) - 3 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Arts & Humanities (4 classes) - 12 semester hours (See footnote * below)
  • WEL 100 & 100L

 

Global and Minor requirements


* Global Requirement: depending on your selection, this requirement will satisfy 3 hours of either Social Science or Arts & Humanities requirements. Take 1 course from AIS/HIST 257, ANTH 210, ARTH 211/212/251, ENGL 211/212, GEOG 210, HIST 121/122/153, HUM 100, MCOM 151, POLS 141/250.

A minor is required with this major plus electives to total 120 hours, of which 36 hours must be 300-400 level courses.

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