Biology programs

Biology Major

Requirements
AuSable or biology electives 4
BIO 115 - General Biology: Molecular and Cellular Biology
BIO 116 - General Biology: Ecology and Organismal Biology
BIO 203 - Microbiology
Choose one course: 4
BIO 202WI - Genetics
BIO 327 - Biochemistry: Molecular Genetics
Choose one course: 4
AUS 361 - Field Natural History
BIO 205 - Ecology
BIO 329 - Stewardship Ecology
Choose one course: 4
AUS 311 - Field Botany
AUS 315 - Woody Plants
BIO 309 - Plant Taxonomy
Choose one course: 4
AUS 312 - Insect Biology and Ecology
AUS 322 - Aquatic Biology
BIO 221 - Human Anatomy
BIO 280 - Vertebrate Zoology
BIO 312 - Invertebrate Zoology
Cognate requirements
Choose one sequence: 8
CHE 101 - College Chemistry
CHE 102 - College Chemistry
CHE 111 - General Chemistry
CHE 112 - General Chemistry
Total credits required: 40

Notes:

All Biology majors are required to take at least 12 credits of 300-level (or above) biology courses, at least 8 of which must have a laboratory.

Students majoring in biology education must also complete the requirements of the secondary education program. See the education department listing for requirements.