Biology

Bachelor of Arts in Biology

Total credit hours: 122

Required Curriculum

Core and General Education Requirements (48 credit hours)

The College of Arts and Sciences requires an additional 12 credits in General Education from the disciplines within the college for the Bachelor of Arts degree.

Students majoring in biology can take the following courses marked with an asterisk (*) to fulfill both general education and major requirements.

Core Requirements 
BIO 201/BIL 201 Principles of Biology
BIO 202/BIL 202 Principles of Biology II
BIO 307/BIL 307 Cell Biology
BIO 308/BIL 308 Genetics
BIO 317 Principles of Ecology
BIO 335/BIL 335 General Microbiology
BIO 402 Introduction to Research
BIO 490 Biology Seminar

 

Allied Requirements (19 credit hours)
CHM/CHL 181, 182* General College Chemistry I, II
CHM/CHL 301/302 Organic Chemistry I, II
MTH 212 Statistics

Electives (28 credit hours)

Bachelor of Science in Biology

Total credit hours: 122

Required Curriculum

Core and General Education Requirements (39 credit hours)

Students majoring in biology can take the following courses marked with an asterisk (*) to fulfill both general education and major requirements

Core Requirements 
BIO/BIL 201* Principles of Biology
BIO 202/BIL 202 Principles of Biology II
BIO/BIL 307 Cell Biology
BIO 317 Principles of Ecology
BIO/BIL 308 Genetics
BIO 335/BIL 335 General Microbiology
BIO 402 Introduction to Research
BIO 490 9 Biology Seminar

Allied Requirements (33 credit hours)
CHM/CHL 181, 182* General College Chemistry I, II
CHM/CHL 301/302 Organic Chemistry I, II
PHS 202/202 College Physics
MTH 135 Analytical Geometry and Calculus I
MTH 212 Statistics

Electives (23 credit hours)