Biology

B.S. in Biology (120 cr.)

The Bachelor of Science in Biology provides you with a background in biological sciences in order to prepare you for advanced study or for employment. The degree program will prepare you for further study beyond the baccalaureate (such as graduate school, medicine, dentistry, veterinary, pharmacy, and allied health professions).

General Education (39 cr)

Composition & Communication (9)
College-level Mathematics (3)
Natural Science & Mathematics (9)
  • Courses in the degree program will satisfy this distribution requirement.
Humanities & Fine Arts (9)
Behavioral & Social Sciences (9)

Additional Requirements (3-5 cr)

First-Year Seminar (0-2)
  • UCOL-U 101 First Year Seminar (2 cr) is required for students entering the program with less than 12 credit hours of transferable credit.
Information Literacy (3)

Degree Requirements (78 cr)

Natural Science & Mathematics Requirements (38)
Biology Requirements (25-29)

*Students may test out of this course, but will not be awarded credit.

Biology Electives (11-15)

Choose additional Biology courses at 200 level or above to complete this 40 credit hour requirement.

Electives (7-12)

Choose additional courses to total 120 credits if needed after completing all other requirements.