Biological Sciences Department Curriculum


 

Freshman Year
ENG 101 - Freshman Composition 3
FYE 101/102 - First Year Experience 2
ENG 102 - Freshman Composition 3
BIOL 113 - Principles of Biology I 3
BIOL 115 - Principles of Biology I Lab 1
BIOL 114 - Principles of Biology II 3
BIOL 116 - Principles of Biology II Lab 1
CHEM 111 - General Chemistry I 3
CHEM 113 - General Chemistry I Lab 1
CHEM 112 - General Chemistry II 3
CHEM 114 - General Chemistry II Lab 1
MATH 147 - Precalculus I 3
MATH 148 - Precalculus II 3
Total 30
Sophomore Year
BIOL 202 - Developmental Biology Lect./ Lab 4
BIOL 206 - Ecology Lect./ Lab 4
ENG 200 - World Literature 3
HIST 101 – Western Civilization 3
PHY 109 - Fundamentals of Physics I 3
PHYS 111 – Fundamentals of Physics I  Lab 1
PHYS 110 – Fundamentals of Physics II 3
PHYS 112 - Fundamentals of Physics II Lab 1
GET 300- Rising Junior Examination 0
CHEM 223 - Organic Chemistry I 3
CHEM 225 - Organic Chemistry I Lab. 1
CHEM 224 - Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM  226 - Organic Chemistry II Lab.   1
Total 30
Junior Year
MATH 153 - Calculus I 3
ECON 201 - Macroeconomics 3
SOC 101 - Introduction to Social Science 3
HIST 104 - Modern World History 3
Foreign Language Elective 3
Foreign Language Elective 3
BIOL 302 - Genetics Lect./ Lab 4
BIOL 304 - Introductory Microbiology Lect./ Lab 4
BIOL 305 - Anatomy &Physiology Lect./ Lab 4
CHEM 461 - Biochemistry 3
Total 33
Senior Year
ART 210 - Intro. to Fine and Performing Arts 3
Electives* 13
BIOL 408 - Seminar 1
BIOL 459/461 - Cell & Molecular Biology I Lect./Lab. 4
BIOL 463/465 - Cell & Molecular Biology II Lect./Lab. 4
BIOL 499 - Senior Project 3
Total 28
   
Total Degree Requirements for General Biology Concentration 121**
   

*Electives must be approved by Department Head or Academic Advisor

 **Students who choose the Environmental Science Concentration also complete a total of 121 hrs. However, 15 cr. hrs of courses for General Biology Concentration are replaced by 15 cr. hrs of environmental science related courses. Contact the Department for details.