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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Biology B.S.
Sample Plan: Biology (with Chem 1061 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
MATH 1241 - Calculus and Dynamical Systems in Biology : 4.0 cr : MATH
CHEM 1065 - Chemical Principles I Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1061 - Chemical Principles I : 3.0 cr : PHYS
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.5 cr
BIOL 1806 - Nature of Life, Part Two : 0.5 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
CHEM 1062 - Chemical Principles II : 3.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1066 - Chemical Principles II Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.5 cr
BIOL 2905 - Nature of Life, Part III : 0.5 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
CHEM 2301 - Organic Chemistry I : 3.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Literature, Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 15.5 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 2005 - Animal Diversity Laboratory : 2.0 cr
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOC 3022 - Biochemistry for Life Scientists : 3.0 cr
PHYS 1222 - Introductory Physics for Life Science Majors II : 4.0 cr : PHYS
BIOL 3211 - Physiology of Humans and Other Animals : 3.0 cr
LE (Environment) :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
BIOL 4003 - Genetics : 3.0 cr
BIOL 4004 - Cell Biology : 3.0 cr
EEB 3408W - Ecology : 4.0 cr : WI
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :4.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
STAT 3011 - Introduction to Statistical Analysis : 4.0 cr : MATH
BIOL 4994 - Directed Research : 3.0 cr
PMB 3007W - Plant, Algal, and Fungal Diversity and Adaptation : 4.0 cr : WI
BIOL 3503 - Biology of Aging : 2.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
EEB 4134 - Introduction to Ornithology : 4.0 cr
EEB 4994 - Directed Research : 1.0 cr
MICB 3301 - Biology of Microorganisms : 5.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :4.0 cr