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Biology

Curriculum

I (Fall)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 100 Student Success Strategies for Biology Majors 2
BIO 205 General Biology I 5
CHM 210 General College Chemistry I 5
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
Total Credit Hours 15
II (Spring)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 206 General Biology II 5
CHM 211 General College Chemistry II 5
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology 3
Total Credit Hours 16
III (Fall)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 220 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
MTH 150 Calculus 4
PHS 220 College Physics I 4
REL Religious Studies Elective 3
Total Credit Hours 15
IV (Spring)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 221 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
MTH 140 Introduction to Statistics 3
PHS 221 College Physics II 4
SOC 211 Cultural Diversity 3
Total Credit Hours 14
V (Fall)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 200 Science in the News 2
BIO 240 Career Topics for Biology Majors 1
BIO 290 Pathophysiology 3
CHM 320 Organic Chemistry I 5
300/400 level Humanities or Social Science Elective 3
Total Credit Hours 14
VI (Spring)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 210 Microbiology 4
BIO 336 Genetics 4
CHM 321 Organic Chemistry II 5
REL 290 Medical Ethics 3
Total Credit Hours 16
VII (Fall)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 350 Biology of Human Reproduction 3
BIO 410 Cell Biology 4
BIO 430 Principles of Ecology 4
PSY 201 Lifespan Psychology 3
Total Credit Hours 14
VIII (Spring)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 400 Service Learning in Biology 2
BIO 420 Histology 4
CHM 410 Biochemistry 5
Electives at 300/400 Level 5
Total Credit Hours 16