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NOTE: This program is being phased out. No new majors beginning 9/1/2018; all degree requirements must be completed and degree conferred no later than August 2024.
Refer to the "Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees " section of this catalog.
(Major Code: 101)
A student must complete a minimum of 120 semester credit hours to include at least 39 advanced hours.
Refer to the "University Core Curriculum " section of this catalog.
Fourth hour will count toward Component Area Option (Code 90).
Lab hours will count toward Component Area Option (Code 90).
*For further specialization in biotechnology, an internship in industry or research is recommended.
**This course is highly recommended.
In addition to a major in biotechnology, students planning careers in forensic science should consider a minor in criminal justice consisting of the following 18 hours:
Degree checklists and curriculum guides (suggested course sequences) are available by linking to the Advising Services Degree Checklists webpage.