Dec 02, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology Major

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Six additional courses (24 credits):

Four of the six courses must be BIO lab courses.  Lab courses are denoted with the * symbol. Of the six courses selected, two BIO courses must be at the 3000-level (denoted with the # symbol).

Electives from Group A, Group B, or Alternative List

Choose two courses from among Group A, Group B, or the alternative course list.  Only one course may be chosen from the alternative course list.

Alternative Lab courses

BIO 1172 and BIO 2211 may be included as part of the four required lab count BUT students must still complete six courses from Group A, Group B, or alternative lists.

Departmental Writing Requirement

The Department of Biology extends writing throughout the major. Students who major in Biology are required to take two writing-intensive courses, plus one Senior Capstone. Writing-intensive courses are noted with the # symbol.

Suggested First-Year Schedule:

Total Program Hours: 48

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