Biology (B.A. or B.S.)

To graduate in this program, students must earn a minimum grade of "C" in BIOL 114 and BIOL 115. Required course work includes the university requirements (see regulation J-3) and:

BIOL 114Organisms and Environments4
BIOL 115Cells & the Evolution of Life3
BIOL 115LCells and the Evolution of Life Laboratory1
BIOL 213Principles of Biological Structure and Function4
BIOL 300Survey of Biochemistry3-4
or BIOL 380 Biochemistry I
BIOL 310Genetics3
BIOL 312Molecular and Cellular Biology3
BIOL 313Molecular and Cellular Laboratory1
BIOL 314Ecology and Population Biology4
BIOL 315Genetics Lab1
BIOL 400Seminar1-16
BIOL 421Advanced Evolution/Population Dynamics3
CHEM 111Principles of Chemistry I3
CHEM 111LPrinciples of Chemistry I Laboratory1
CHEM 112Principles of Chemistry II4
CHEM 112LPrinciples of Chemistry II Laboratory1
CHEM 277Organic Chemistry I3
CHEM 278Organic Chemistry I: Lab1
MATH 170Analytic Geometry and Calculus I4
STAT 251Statistical Methods3
or STAT 301 Probability and Statistics
Select one of the following Senior Experience courses2
Undergraduate Research (Max 8 credits)
Practicum in Anatomy Laboratory Teaching (Max 8 credits)
Practicum in Biology Laboratory Teaching (Max 12 credits)
Practicum in Human Physiology Laboratory Teaching (Max 8 credits)
Senior Capstone
Select one of the following:3
Persuasive Writing
Personal & Exploratory Writing
Technical Writing
Select one of the following:4
General Physics I
and General Physics I Lab
Engineering Physics I
and Laboratory Physics I
Select one of the following:4
General Physics II
and General Physics II Lab
Engineering Physics II
and Laboratory Physics II
Select 14 credits of approved electives.14
Select two courses in the humanities in addition to the minimum university-wide general education requirement of 6 credits in the humanities 16
Select one course in the Social Sciences in addition to the minimum university-wide general education requirement 13
Select 0-16 credits in a foreign language 20-16
Total Hours87-119

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree