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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Biology B.S.
Sample Plan: Biology (with Chem 1081 track)
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 15.5 cr
BIOL 1805 - Nature of Life: Introducing New Students to the Biological Sciences : 0.5 cr
CHEM 1081 - Chemistry for the Life Sciences I : 3.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1065 - Chemical Principles I Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
MATH 1241 - Calculus and Dynamical Systems in Biology : 4.0 cr : MATH
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.5 cr
BIOL 1806 - Nature of Life, Part Two : 0.5 cr
CHEM 1082 - Chemistry for the Life Sciences II : 3.0 cr
CHEM 1086 - Chemistry for the Life Sciences II Laboratory : 1.0 cr
BIOL 1951 - Foundations of Biology Lecture I for Biological Sciences Majors : 4.0 cr : BIOL : Recommended/Required for Students in Honors Sub-plan
BIOL 1961 - Foundations of Biology Lab I for Biological Sciences Majors : 2.0 cr : BIOL
Elective :2.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 14.5 cr
BIOL 2905 - Nature of Life, Part III : 0.5 cr
CHEM 2081 - Chemistry for the Life Sciences III : 3.0 cr
CHEM 2085 - Chemistry for the Life Sciences III Laboratory : 2.0 cr
BIOL 2003 - Foundations of Biology for Biological Sciences Majors, Part II : 3.0 cr
BIOL 3004 - Foundations of Biology for Biological Sciences Majors, Part II Laboratory : 3.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 14.5 cr
BIOL 2906 - Nature of Life, Part IV : 0.5 cr
PHYS 1221 - Introductory Physics for Life Science Majors I : 4.0 cr : PHYS
BIOL 3025 - Molecular Biology and Society : 3.0 cr : TS
BIOL 3211 - Physiology of Humans and Other Animals : 3.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :4.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 1222 - Introductory Physics for Life Science Majors II : 4.0 cr : PHYS
BIOC 3022 - Biochemistry for Life Scientists : 3.0 cr
BIOL 2005 - Animal Diversity Laboratory : 2.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 4003 - Genetics : 3.0 cr
STAT 3011 - Introduction to Statistical Analysis : 4.0 cr : MATH
BIOL 4994 - Directed Research : 3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 4004 - Cell Biology : 3.0 cr
EEB 4129 - Mammalogy : 4.0 cr
BIOL 4794W - Directed Research: Writing Intensive : 4.0 cr : WI
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :4.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
MICB 3301 - Biology of Microorganisms : 5.0 cr
EEB 3408W - Ecology : 4.0 cr : WI
GCC 3xxx : 3.0 cr
LE (Civic Life and Ethics) :3.0 cr