Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Biology

 

Freshman Fall Credits Spring Credits
First Year Seminar 101 1 First Year Seminar 102 1
D.E.C. A 3 D.E.C. A 3
CHE 131 4 CHE 132 4
CHE 133 1 BIO 201, BIO 202, or BIO 203 3
MAT 125 3 CHE 134 1
D.E.C. 3 MAT 126 3
    D.E.C. 3
Total 15 Total 18
       
Sophomore Fall Credits Spring Credits
CHE 321 4 CHE 322 or CHE 326 4
AMS 110 3 CHE 327 2
BIO 201 or BIO 202 3 BIO 201, BIO 202, or BIO 203 3
and BIO 204 2 BIO 205 2
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total 18 Total 17
       
Junior Fall Credits Spring Credits
PHY 121/PHY 123 4 PHY 122/PHY 124 4
BIO Area 3 BIO Area 3
BIO Area 3 BIO Lab       2-3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Upper-Division elective 3 Upper-Division elective 3
Total 16 Total    15-16
       
Senior Fall Credits Spring Credits
BIO Area 3 BIO Area 3
BIO Lab       2-3 Upper-Division elective 3
Upper-Division elective 3 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 Electives 6
Electives 6    
Total   17-18 Total 15