Biology

Students may major in biology to prepare for careers in the health sciences or allied health professions, or for graduate study in a related field.

 

BS Requirements: 120 credits including 60 credits in Liberal Arts 

College Core Requirements

Course

BS

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4

GLL - Literature

6

GHS/GPL - American Studies

6

Various - Ethnic or Judaic Studies

3

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3

GSS/GSB/GSC/GSP - Science

3 or 4

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3

Minimum

36

Note: A related one-credit "topics" or workshop course may be offered with the above courses.

Requirements for the Major

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4

Five-Six courses from the following including one Biology Lab course:

18

Minimum

45

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Requirements for the Biology Honors Major*

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*Students must meet specified requirements to be admitted to this major. See advisor for details.

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