4 Year Degree Plans

Bachelor in Biological and Physical Sciences

School of Sciences

*This is an example of a four year degree plan. Please see your advisor for more details.

  • Freshman, Fall (14 cr. hrs.)

    SHSS-E 105 Freshman Learning Community, 1 cr.

    CHEM-C 105/125 Principles of Chemistry I Lecture and Lab, 5 cr.
    BIOL-L 105 Introduction to Biology, 3 cr.
    MATH-M 125 Precalculus Mathematics, 5 cr.
  • Freshman, Spring (13 cr. hrs.)

    CHEM-C 106/126 Principles of Chemistry II Lecture and Lab, 5 cr.

    BIOL-L 211/ 213 Molecular Biology Lecture and Lab, 5 cr.
    MATH-M 126 Trigonometric Functions, 3 cr.
  • Freshman, Summer (3 cr. hrs.)

    SPCH-S 121 Public Speaking, 3 cr.
  • Sophomore, Fall (16 cr. hrs.)

    ENG-W 132 Elementary Composition II, 3 cr.

    Science course (300-/400-level), 3 cr.
    MATH-M 215 Calculus I, 3 cr.
    Physical Science Lab course (200-level or higher), 5 cr.
  • Sophomore, Spring (15 cr. hrs.)

    Science course (200-level of higher), 3-5 cr.

    PHIL-P 100 or 140 Philosophy or Ethics, 3 cr.
    INFO-I 101 Introduction to Informatics, 4 cr.
    Social and Behavioral Science Elective, 3 cr.
  • Junior, Fall (15 cr. hrs.)

    Elective, 3 cr.

    Science course with Lab (300-400 level), 5 cr.
    Science course (300-400 level), 3 cr.
    MATH-K 310 Statistical Techniques, 3 cr.
  • Junior, Spring (13 cr. hrs.)

    Science course with lab (300-400 level), 5 cr.

    Elective (consider P/F), 3 cr.
    Physical science lec & lab course (300-/400-level), 5 cr.
  • Senior, Fall (14 cr. hrs.)

    Any ENG-L or ENG-E course (must be writing intensive if L 403 is not taken), 3 cr.

    Science course with lab (300-400 level), 5 cr.
    Science course (300-400 level), 3 cr.
    Fine Arts/Performing Class, 3 cr.
  • Senior, Spring (14 cr. hrs.)

    BIOL-L 498 or BIOL-L 403 Internship or Capstone, 3 cr.

    Science course with lab (300-400 level), 5 cr.
    INFO-I 356 Globalization- Where we fit in, 3 cr.
    SOC-S 100 or POLS- Y103 or HIST-H Social and Behavioral Science Elective, 3 cr.

* Please see your advisor for the most current class details.