Biology Requirements

Required Courses

Credits

Semester

BIO-1211

Introductory Biology: Ecology & Evolution+

4

__________

BIO-1212

Introductory Biology: Cells & Genetic Basis of Life*+

 

4

 

__________

BIO-2340

Fundamentals of Ecology*

4

__________

BIO-3220

Genetics*

4

__________

BIO-3720

Current Topics in Biology (spring only) OR

 

 

ENV-3210

Current Topics in Environmental Science (fall only)

1

__________

BIO-4920

Senior Thesis OR

 

 

BIO-4810

Internship in Biology

3

__________

CHE-1031

General Chemistry I*+

4

__________

CHE-1032

General Chemistry II*

4

__________

CHE-3111

Organic Chemistry I*

4

__________

CHE-3112

Organic Chemistry II*

4

__________

MAT-1531

Calculus I*+

4

__________

PHY-1041

Physics I*+

4

__________

PHY-1042

Physics II*

4

__________

Electives (Select a minimum of one course from each set)

Set 1: Mathematics

MAT-2030

Probability & Statistics+

3

__________

MAT-2532

Calculus II+

4

__________

Set 2: Cell/Molecular Biology

BIO-3125

Biological Chemistry

4

__________

BIO-3130

Cellular Biology: A Molecular Approach*

4

__________

BIO-3140

Microbiology*

4

__________

Set 3: Organismal Biology

BIO-2011

Human Anatomy and Physiology I

4

__________

BIO-2012

Human Anatomy and Physiology II

4

__________

BIO-2145

Plant Biology

4

__________

BIO-2310

Invertebrate and Vertebrate Zoology

4

__________

BIO-3160

Animal Behavior

4

__________

BIO-3170

Mammalogy

4

__________

BIO-3320

Ornithology

4

__________

Set 4: Ecology/Evolution

BIO-3260

Limnology

4

__________

BIO-3280

Environmental Toxicology*

4

__________

BIO-3290

Conservation Biology

3

__________

Total

 

62-64

 

*These courses also fulfill requirements in the ENV, HSC, OER, and WAM programs.

+These courses also fulfill the General Education Core Curriculum requirements.