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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences


Biology Major


Students seeking a Biology Major take an assortment of general education courses, a 2-semester Introductory Biology course, 3 courses broadly focusing on Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology and Genetics, plus additional biology courses selected based on the student's specific interests and educational goals. Biology Majors also take courses in General and Organic Chemistry and Mathematics. Students are assisted and their progress monitored through a process of Advisement

PDF icon Biology Curriculum Goals PDF icon Sample Four Year Curriculum PDF icon Curriculum Checklist if 1st enrolled before Fall 2012. PDF icon Curriculum Checklist if 1st enrolled from Fall 2012 through Summer 2014. PDF icon Curriculum Checklist if 1st enrolled Fall 2014 or later.