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BACHELOR OF ARTS
MAJOR IN BIOLOGY
WITH GRADES 8 -12 CERTIFICATION

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment. Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.
*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.
FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
BIOL 1406 Cell&Molecular Biology
4
BIOL 1411 General Botany 4
CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I
4
CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II 4
ENGL
1301 English Composition I
3
ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 MATH 2412 Pre-Calculus 4
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3
HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
Total 17   18
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
BIOL 2421 Microbiology 4 BIOL 1413 General Zoology
4
CHEM 2423 Organic Chemistry I 4 BIOL 3410 Ecology
4
MATH 1342 Introductory Statistics 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3     Activity/Wellness*
1
MATH 2413 Calculus I 4 ENGL 2311 Technical Writing
3
Total 18  
15
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
BIOL   Advanced Biology Elec1 4 BIOL 3413 Intro to Genetics
4
BIOL   Advanced Biology Elec1 4 BIOL   Advanced Biology Elec1
4
    Soc/Behavioral Science* 3 EDCI 3301 Public School Teaching 3
    Visual/Performing Arts* 3 EDCI 3302 Language Acq&Develop
3
               
Total 14  
14
       
SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
BIOL   Advanced Biology Elec1 4 EDRD 3320 Content Reading
3
BIOL   Advanced Biology Elec1 4 EDCI 4993 Teaching Internship
9
EDDP 4324 Teaching Div Stu Pop 3      
EDCI 3305 Methods,Mgt&Discipline 3        
           
Total 14  
12
 

TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 122

1Biology electives, select 20 SCH from BIOL 3403, 3404, 3406, 3407, 3412, 3414, 3416, 3451, 4170, 4173-4473, 4402, 4404, 4408, 4409, 4420, 4425, 4440, 4441, 4371-4471, ENSC 3310,3401, 4170, 4173-4473, 4310, or 4430. BIOL 4173-4473 may be repeated for up to 8 SCH for credit within the degree.

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

 

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