Thesis: 30 Semester Credit Hours
Non- thesis: 36 Semester Credit Hours
New research programs are beginning in botany, pharmacology and microbiology. Current research focuses in genetic basics for the reproductive behavior of cichlids, behavioral ecology of scorpions, natural history of spiders, bioremediation and the medicinal uses of native plant species.
Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Agricultural, Food Processing and Safety, Environmental, Research Institutions, Public Health, Federal and State Agencies.
Degree Plan for curriculum outline and course information.
Department of Biology and Chemistry
5201 University Boulevard
Lamar Bruni Vergara Science Center (LBV) 312
Laredo, TX 78041