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Biology, BS (CUS)

Bachelor of Science


College of Undergraduate Studies


School of Science and Engineering

Students interested in the biological sciences who desire to pursue professional or graduate work in those disciplines need a broad background in biology. This degree prepares students for work within the biological sciences at the bachelor's level.  It also fulfills the requirements of most graduate programs leading to a master's degree or doctorate.

There can be no double major within the Biological Science Majors, i.e., you may not declare a double major with Health Sciences and Biology or with Biology and Pre-Medical Profession or with Health Sciences and Pre-Medical Profession.

The Bachelor of Science in Biology requires completion of the following 120 credits:
General Education Core (45 credit hours)
Biology Core (49 credit hours)
Electives (26 credit hours)

Program Type

Bachelor's Degree