The Biology major is a transfer program designed for students interested in training in the biological sciences. It enables students to combine courses in biology, botany, zoology, and molecular biology to meet specific interests.

Students must complete all program requirements including approved electives with a ā€œCā€ or better.

Freshman Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
BIOL 1010 – General Biology I 4
CHEM 1020 – General Chemistry I 4
ENGL 1010 – English I: Composition 3
MATH 1400 – Pre-Calculus Algebra 4
Freshman Foundations 1
Total Credit Hours: 16

Freshman Year – Spring Semester

Class Credit Hours
BIOL 2020 – General Biology II 4
CHEM 1030 – General Chemistry II 4
ENGL 2020 – Introduction to Literature 3
MATH 1405 – Pre-Calculus Trigonometry 3
Total Credit Hours: 14

Sophomore Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
CHEM 2300 – Introduction to Organic Chemistry or CHEM 2320 – Organic Chemistry I 4
MATH 2200 – Calculus I 4
PHYS 1110 – General Physics I 4
Physical Education Activity 1
Social & Cultural Awareness 3
Total Credit Hours: 16

Sophomore Year – Spring Semester

Class Credit Hours
MOLB 2220 – Pathogenic Microbiology or CHEM 2340 – Organic Chemistry II 4
STAT 2050 – Fundamentals of Statistics 4
Arts & Humanities 3
Constitutional Requirements 3
Outcomes Assessment: Portfolio/Rubrics Based Assessment
Total Credit Hours: 14