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2022 - 2023 Undergraduate & Graduate Bulletin 
2022 - 2023 Undergraduate & Graduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, General Biology Option, B.S.

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OSRHE Code: 112G

Major Code: BIGB

Under the Bachelor of Science in Biology, there are two emphases: the Environmental Conservation emphasis and the Medical/Molecular emphasis. The four-year program seeks to develop a biologist well founded in either area of emphasis. The student integrates mathematical and physical science concepts into biology. The student uses the scientific method as well as evaluates others’ use of this method of inquiry. He/she writes and presents scientific papers and reports. The degree is augmented with individual research and internships for successful postgraduate and professional careers.

Note: BIOL 4602 /BIOL 4801  satisfies the computer proficiency requirement for this degree.

Biology, Required Hours: 121 Credit Hour(s)

Required General Education: 44 Credit Hour(s)

Social and Behavioral Sciences: 9 Credit Hour(s)

Science and Mathematics: 12 Credit Hour(s)

Elective: 3 Credit Hour(s)

Select three additional hours from the courses listed above and not previously selected.

General Biology Option: 13-18 Credit Hour(s)

Select ONE COURSE from each of the following areas:

Required Support Courses: 13-14 Credit Hour(s)

Guided Selected Electives: 17-23 Credit Hour(s)


Selected Electives: 12 Credit Hour(s)

Total Credit Hour(s): 121

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