For a general major in Biology, a student must complete at least 34 hours in Biology including BIOL105, BIOL106, BIOL410, BIOL411 and one course from each of the following 3 categories (3 courses total):
- Molecular/Cell Biology
- Organismal Biology
- Population Biology
Two courses in general chemistry are also required, with organic chemistry strongly recommended.
NOTE: A maximum of 6 hours total correspondence, independent study credit, teaching assistantships, and/or BIOL470-479 can be applied toward the major.