2014-2015 University Catalog

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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
MAJOR IN BIOLOGY

Following is a suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.

Junior Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
BIOL 3406 - Evolution 4
BIOL 3413 - Intro to Genetics 4
PHYS 1301 - General Physics I 3
PHYS 1101 - Physics I Lab 1
Creative Arts* 3
Total 15
Spring Semester
CourseHours
BIOL 3410 - Ecology 4
BIOL 3412 - Cell Biology 4
PHYS 1302 - General Physics II 3
PHYS 1102 - Physics II Lab 1
Soc/Behavioral Science* 3
Total 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
BIOL - Restricted Biology Elec1 4
BIOL - Restricted Biology Elec1 4
BIOL - Restricted Biology Elec1 4
Advanced Elective 3
   
Total 15
Spring Semester
CourseHours
BIOL 4170 - Biology Seminar 1
BIOL - Restricted Biology Elec1 4
BIOL - Restricted Biology Elec1 4
BIOL - Restricted Biology Elec1 2
Advanced Elective 3
Total 14

TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 124

1Restricted Advanced Biology electives: 22 SCH selected from BIOL 3401, 3403, 3405, 3407, 3414, 3416, 3425, 3451, 4170, 4173-4473, 4402, 4404, 4408, 4409, 4420, 4425, 4430, 4440, 4441, 4460, 4371-4471, ENSC 3310, 3401, 4173-4473, 4410, or 4430. BIOL 4173-4473 may be repeated for up to 8 SCH of credit within the degree program.

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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