Aug 12, 2020  
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

General Science, Biology Emphasis, BS


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The major is structured to prepare students to meet their specific and special needs in the sciences. It offers a relevant series of courses in biology and other areas as advised for students interested in exploring career possibilities in the biological sciences, allied health professions (physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician assistant, etc.), and non-traditional science careers, e.g. technical writing and sales.

General Science Major (Biology Emphasis) Requirements


Required Courses


Note(s)


General Science-Biology Emphasis majors must successfully pass a comprehensive exit examination during the Spring of their senior year and complete a senior thesis. Cell Biology and General Chemistry I will fulfill the Natural Science General Education Requirement for science majors.

Level I (Freshman)


Fall Semester


Total Semester Credits: 16


Total Semester Credits: 15


Level II (Sophomore)


Total Semester Credits: 16


Total Semester Credits: 15


Level III (Junior)


Total Semester Credits: 13


Spring Semester


Total Semester Credits: 15


Level IV (Senior)


Fall Semester


Total Semester Credits: 15


Spring Semester


Total Semester Credits: 15


Total Credits: 123


*General Education Requirement

**University Graduation Requirement

Major Course

Or any 2 part 200 level History or any ENGL 200 level or above

BIOL 101  or BIOL 107  or CHEM 101  or PHSC 101  or PHSC 103  

PHIL 103  or PHIL 102  

† or IDIS 103  or any Foreign Language or ART 105  or MUSC 201  or DANC 226  or THEA 211  

‡ or any 3 credit Health course, or SPCH 202  or SPCH 204  or GEOG 102  

General Elective - any University course

Program

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