Shot of Matthew Olsavsky

Bachelor of Science in Biology: Environmental Biology Concentration

Total credit hours: 128

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.

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

Allied Requirements (33 credit hours)
CHM/CHL 181, 182* General College Chemistry I, II
CHM 301 Organic Chemistry I
CHL 301 Organic Chemistry I Lab
CHM 302 Organic Chemistry II
CHL 302 Organic Chemistry II Lab
PHS 201 College Physics I
PLA 201 College Physics I Lab
PHS 202 College Physics II
PLA 202 College Physics II Lab
MTH 212 Statistics
MTH 135 Analytical Geometry & Calculus I

Environmental Biology Concentration
PHS 112 Earth Science
ENV 202 Society, Environment & Sustainability
BIO 216 Seasonal Field Ecology
ENV 412 Environmental Statutes and Regulations
BIO/BIL 311 Invertebrate Zoology or BIO/BIL 401 Parasitology
Electives taken in natural sciences