Dec 04, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, BA

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In order to earn the bachelor of arts degree with a major in biology, students must complete a minimum of 180 quarter credits with a cumulative and major/department grade point average of 2.00, including the following:


  1. A minimum grade of C (2.00) is required for any biology course that will serve as a prerequisite for another biology course.
  2. A minimum grade of C (2.00) is required in BIOL 2700 - Genetics .
  3. A maximum of five credits of research courses, which include BIOL 3990 and 4990, may be counted towards Biology Electives.
  4. At least 15 credits of the biology elective courses (non-senior synthesis) must be from 3000- or 4000-level courses (see Course Descriptions ). Some of the course choices may require prerequisites beyond the minimal degree requirements.
  5. BIOL 2220  and BIOL 3100  may not both apply towards this degree.

III. Other Major Department Requirements