Biology (B.S.)


1. Biology Core (20 Hours):

BIOL 1402Genl Biol I for Majors and Lab

BIOL 1403Genl Biol II for Major and Lab

BIOL 3202Res Methods-Cell/Molecular Gen

BIOL 3311Cell Biology

BIOL 3442Ecology and Laboratory

BIOL 3361Genetics

2. Chemistry-and-Mathematics Support Courses (11 hours):

CHEM 1301Chemical Principles I

CHEM 1101Chemical Principles I Lab

CHEM 1302Chemical Principles II

CHEM 1102Chemical Principles II Lab


MATH 2303Intro/Probability & Statistics


MATH 2312Calculus I

3. Additional Support Course Work in Chemistry and Physics:

CHEM 2311Organic Chemistry I

CHEM 2111Organic Chemistry I Lab

CHEM 2312Organic Chemistry II

CHEM 2112Organic Chemistry II Lab

PHYS 1301/PHYS 1101General Physics I

PHYS 1101General Physics I Lab


PHYS 1302/PHYS 1102General Physics II

PHYS 1102General Physics Laboratory II


PHYS 2305Physics I

PHYS 2105Physics I Lab


PHYS 2306Physics II

PHYS 2106Physics II Laboratory

4. Biology Electives (23 semester hours from A and B below; at least 12 hours must be upper division):

A. Student must choose from one of the following organismal biology elective options:

BIOL 2321Anatomy and Physiology I

BIOL 2121Anatomy & Physiology I Lab


BIOL 2322Anatomy and Physiology II

BIOL 2122Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory


BIOL 3430Animal Physiology

BIOL 4390Developmental Biology

BIOL 4320Neurobiology

BIOL 4420Vertebrate Zoology and Lab

BIOL 4430Animal Behavior and Laboratory

BIOL 4450Entomology

B. Additional courses in Biology as required to meet the 23 hours total (12 upper division) of elective course work.

Biology courses not specifically required above may serve as electives. Any course from Section 4.A taken in addition to those used to meet the organismal biology elective component may count towards this requirement.