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2010-2011 Catalog 
2010-2011 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology — Cell Emphasis, BS

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Department of Biology, College of Sciences and Technology

94 credits


A diploma granted under this major will indicate “Bachelor of Science”; official transcripts will indicate Biology and the area of emphasis.

Required supporting courses 40 credits; basic breadth, depth, and elective courses 54 credits. Biology Phase II status required for admission into 300- and 400-level biology courses for biology majors. (Credits for recommended supporting courses cannot be applied toward credits in the major.)

Faculty advisors: Marion Brodhagen, David Leaf, Craig Moyer, Joann Otto, Lynn Pillitteri, Sandra Schulze, José Serrano-Moreno, Anu Singh-Cundy, Carol Trent, Heather Van Epps, Jeff Young.

Admission and Declaration Process

Declaration Process 

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.


Depth Requirements: 18-22 credits


1-3 credits to make 54 total when combined with the basic, breadth and depth courses. No more than 3 credit hours combined in BIOL 395, 496 and 498 and no more than 4 credit hours combined in BIOL 494 and 495 can be applied to this category. Additional elective credits in these courses (or other courses listed below) can be taken to fulfill University Graduation Requirements:

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