2012-2013 Catalog 
    May 27, 2018  
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, BS

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Students who enter the College fall semester 2011 or later must fulfill Rhetorica Program requirements for graduation. Click here to view the Rhetorica Program and requirement information .

Area I

Area II

Area III

Area IV

Social Sciences (9 semester hours)

Area V

Courses related to the Program of Study (59 semester hours)

Select Two Additional Lab Science Sequences (not already taken in Area III):

Upper Division Required Courses in the Major (15 semester hours)

Upper Division Electives in the Major (17 semester hours)

Choose any Biology courses 3000 level or higher. Chemistry 4115 (Biochemistry) may also be used. At least one course must be Zoological (Z) in Nature and at least one course must be Botanical (B) in nature.

Area VI

Additional Requirements (20 semester hours)

  • General Electives 18 hours 3
  • Physically Active Life Skills (PALS) 2 hours 4

Total Hours for Graduation: 120


1 MATH 2201  is recommended for students preparing for graduate study.

2 Computer proficiency may be demonstrated through examination.

3 Two semesters of foreign language study are recommended.

4 A maximum of two PALS (Physically Active Life Skills) courses may be used as general electives.