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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Biology B.A./B.S.


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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree


May be either depending on option selected; see the "Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees " section of this catalog.

Major in Biology


(Major Code: 102)

University Core Curriculum Requirements


Refer to the "University Core Curriculum " section of this catalog.

From Mathematics - Code 20 (3 hours)


The fourth hour from MATH 2412  (if taken) will be counted towards Component Area Option (Code 90).

From Life and Physical Sciences - Code 30 (6 hours)


Lab hours will be counted towards Component Area Option (Code 90).

From Component Area Option - Code 90 (6 hours)


Biology Requirements


Biology Electives


Take six biology courses (2000, 3000 or 4000 level) of which five must include laboratories.

Advanced Electives


Additional advanced hours to provide a minimum of 39 hours selected from biology, chemistry, biotechnology, environmental science, geology, mathematics or physics.

Note: Advanced hours taken for Biology Electives count toward these 39 hours.

Additional Electives


Take additional hours (if needed) to provide a total of 120 hours.

Note:


For information about the master of science (M.S.) degree in biology, refer to the "Graduate Catalog".

Advising Services Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides


The following Degree Checklist and Curriculum Guide (suggested course sequence) are available by linking to Advising Services Degree Checklists:

  • Biology B.A. or B.S.

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