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

Biology - General Emphasis, BS

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Department of Biology, College of Sciences and Technology

90 credits


Required supporting courses 37 credits; basic breadth, depth, and elective courses 53 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: Assigned faculty.

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: 12-13 credits


6-7 credits to make 53 credits total when combined with the required biology 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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