Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Biology

A course planning guide for this major may be found hereThe major course planning guides are not part of the official Undergraduate Bulletin, and are only updated periodically for use as an advising tool. The Undergraduate Bulletin supersedes any errors or omissions in the major course planning guides.  

FRESHMAN

FALL Credits
First Year Seminar 101 1
WRT 101 3
CHE 131
CHE 133  1
MAT 125 
 3
SBC  3
Total 15
 
SPRING Credits
First Year Seminar 102 1
WRT 102 3
CHE 132/CHE 134  5
BIO 201 or BIO 202 
MAT 126 3
   
 Total  15
 
SOPHOMORE

FALL Credits
CHE 321  4
AMS 110 or BIO 211 3-4
BIO 203  3
BIO 204  2
SBC  3
 Total  15-16
 
SPRING Credits
CHE 322 or CHE 326  4
BIO 201 or BIO 202  3
BIO 205 or BIO 207  2
CHE 327  2
SBC  3
 Total  14
 
JUNIOR

FALL Credits
Advanced BIO Lecture  3
PHY 121  4
SBC  2
SBC  3
SBC  3
 Total  16
 
SPRING Credits
PHY 122
Advanced BIO Lecture 3
Advanced BIO Lab 2
SBC 3
SBC  3
 Total  15-16
 
SENIOR

FALL Credits
Advanced BIO Lecture
Advanced BIO Lab  2-3
Upper-division  Elective  3
SBC 3
SBC  3
 Total 14-15
 
SPRING Credits
Advanced BIO Lecture  3 
Advanced BIO Lecture 3
Upper-division SBC  3 
Upper-division SBC  3
Upper-division SBC  3
  Total  15