Department of Biological and Physical Sciences

Biology Plan of Study

The following requirements must be met in order to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.

Courses Hour
General Education Requirements 48
Biology Major Courses*
BIOL 134 Principles of Biology II and Lab 4
BIOL 241 Anatomy & Physiology and Lab 4
BIOL 342 Comparative Vertebrate Embryology and Lab 4
BIOL 310 Molecular Cell Biology and Lab 4
BIOL 325 Ethics in Research 3
BIOL 332 Microbiology and Immunology and Lab 4
BIOL 344 Biochemistry and Lab 4
BIOL 410 Biology Seminar 1
BIOL 420 Senior Research 3
BIOL 442 Genetics and Lab 4
BIOL Topics in Biology 3
Total Biology Major Courses 38
Supporting Courses*
CHEM 142 General Chemistry II and Lab 4
CHEM 241 Analytical Chemistry and Lab 4
CHEM 331 Instrumental Analysis and Lab 4
CHEM 341 Organic Chemistry I and Lab 4
CHEM 342 Organic Chemistry II and Lab 4
CIS 240 Microcomputer Software Application 3
MATH 201 Introduction to Statistics 3
MATH 231 Calculus I 4
PHYS 243 General Physics I and Lab 4
PHYS 244 General Physics II and Lab 4
Total Supporting Courses 38
Grand Total Biology Major 124 *

These courses must be passed with a grade of "C" or better.