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Biological Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

Core Requirements

  • Biol 1110/1111 - Biology for Science Majors I Lecture and Lab
  • Biol 1120/1121 - Biology for Science Majors II Lecture and Lab
  • Biol 1130/1131 - Biology for Science Majors III Lecture and Lab
  • Biol 3100 - General Genetics
  • Biol 4995 - Capstone: Review of Biology Concepts (this course must be completed during the last two semester prior to graduation; as part of this course, students will complete the Major Field Exam in Biology)
  • Chem 1110/1111 - General Chemistry I Lecture and Lab
  • Chem 1120/1121 - General Chemistry II Lecture and Lab
  • Chem 2010/2011 - Organic Chemistry I Lecture and Lab
  • Chem 2020/2021 - Organic Chemistry II Lecture and Lab
  • Math 1530 - Probability and Statistics
  • Math 1910 - Calculus I OR Math 1920 - Calculus II
  • Phys 2010/2011 and Phys 2020/2021 - General Physics I and II, Non-Calculus OR Phys 2110 and Phys 2120 - Technical Physics I and II, Calculus based

Biology Elective Requirements

  • 16-20 Credit hours of upper level Biology electives

Biology Menu Requirements

(Select at least one course from each of the Organismal, Population, and Biodiversity menus and any lecture/lab combination from the Molecular menu; courses in more than one menu can only be used to satisfy one menu requirement) 

Organismal Menu

  • Biol 3220 - Comparative Anatomy
  • Biol 3230 - Vertebrate Embryology
  • Biol 3240 - Plant Anatomy
  • Biol 3260 - Animal Physiology
  • Biol 3480 - General Entomology
  • Biol 4267 - Plant Development
  • Biol 4277 - Neurobiology
  • Biol 4357 - Ethology
  • Biol 4767 - Plant Physiology
  • Biol 4887 - Arachnology

Population Menu

  • Biol 3460 - Invertebrate Zoology
  • Biol 3350 - Ecology
  • Biol 4337 - Plant Systematics
  • Biol 4357 - Ethology
  • Biol 4360 - Evolution
  • Biol 4367 - Modeling Biological Systems
  • Biol 4737 - Conservation Biology
  • Biol 4747 - Population Genetics

 

 

Biodiversity Menu

  • Biol 3410 - Vertebrate Zoology
  • Biol 3420 - Plant Biology
  • Biol 3450 - Algae and Fungi
  • Biol 3460 - Invertebrate Zoology
  • Biol 3480 - General Entomology
  • Biol 4247 - Appalachian Flora
  • Biol 4257 - Appalachian Fauna
  • Biol 4337 - Plant Systematics
  • Biol 4450 - Bryophytes, Ferns, and Seed Plants
  • Biol 4467 - Ichthyology
  • Biol 4477 - Ornithology
  • Biol 4857 - Aquatic Biology
  • Biol 4887 - Arachnology
  • Hsci 3320/3321 - General Microbiology Lecture/Lab

Molecular Menu

  • Biol 3150 - Cell Biology Lecture
  • Biol 3151 - Cell Biology Lab
  • Biol 4147 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules Lecture
  • Biol 4157 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules Lab
  • Biol 4167 - Biochemistry of Metabolism Lecture
  • Biol 4177 - Biochemistry of Metabolism Lab
  • Biol 4597 - Recombinant DNA Lab
  • Biol 4647 - Molecular Biology
  • Biol 4747 - Population Genetics

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