Students earning a B.S. degree with a major in biology must complete a minimum of 122 credits. Courses include the course requirements for the particular biology concentration as indicated below and completion of 40 credits of the University Core Curriculum with restrictions as listed below.
This concentration gives the student the opportunity to focus on cellular and sub-cellular topics. It provides students with the basic knowledge and laboratory skills for entry level positions in biomedical and pharmaceutical laboratories, and companies using the techniques of cellular and molecular biology. This concentration also prepares students for graduate programs in the areas of biology and the biomedical sciences. Students who complete the program are highly qualified to enter the workforce in biological research, health, or related life science fields. In addition to the University Core Curriculum and 30 credits of free electives, the following courses are required: