Biology, B.S.
2021 Semester Map

TOTAL CREDITS: 122

Fall, Year One

CourseCredits
BIOL 110
General Biology I
4
CHEM 110
General Chemistry I
4
MATH 141
PrecalculusA
4
FCWR 101
Writing I: College Composition
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Spring, Year One

CourseCredits
BIOL 150
General Biology II
4
CHEM 150
General Chemistry II
4
MATH 170
Calculus I
4
FCIQ 101
Foundations of Inquiry
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Fall, Year Two

CourseCredits
BIOL 210
Human Anatomy
4
BIOL 250
Biostatistics
3
Genetics choiceB
4
CHEM 210
Organic Chemistry I
4
TOTAL CREDITS15

Spring, Year Two

CourseCredits
BIOL 310
Human Physiology
4
BIOL 235
Microbiology
4
CHEM 250
Organic Chemistry II
4
FCWR 151
Writing II: Research Writing
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Fall, Year Three

CourseCredits
BIOL 340
Biochemistry
4
BIOL 325
Evolutionary Biology
3
PHYS 175
Pre-Med Physics I
5
FCSP 105
Foundations of Speech Communication
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Spring, Year Three

CourseCredits
BIOL 432
Cell Biology
3
BIOL 395
Introduction to Research Literature
3
PHYS 185
Pre-Med Physics II
5
Communications choiceC 3
ICBS 3XX
Behavioral Science choice
3
TOTAL CREDITS17

Fall, Year Four

CourseCredits
BIOL/CHEM 48X
Research Project Lab choice
3
Science Elective 3
General Elective 3
ICLT 3XX
Literature choice
3
ICPH 3XX
Philosophy choice
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Spring, Year Four

CourseCredits
Science Elective 3
General Elective 3
ICSS 3XX
Social Science or Economics choice
3
Science Elective 3
General Elective 3
TOTAL CREDITS15
A
Some students must take both MATH 135 and MATH 136. These two courses are the equivalent of MATH 141.
B
Choose between BIOL 233 and BIOL 335.
C
Choose between: FCWR 304 Communication for Technical Professions or FCWR 302 Communication for Healthcare Careers.