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Biology Major

Program Requirements


To earn a bachelor of science degree in biology, students must complete a total of 120 credit hours, including 34 hours in core biology courses and 21 hours in chemistry courses. Additionally, students must earn a grade of “C” or better in all required biology, chemistry, mathematics and computer science courses.

Biology Major Program Requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog