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2022-23 Academic Catalog 
    
2022-23 Academic Catalog [NOT CURRENT CATALOGS]

Biology Ecological Biology Concentration Typical Four Year Curriculum


TYPICAL FIRST YEAR CURRICULUM
Fall

CHEM 204/204L General Chemistry (5)
BIOL 211/211 L Principles of Biology (5)
MATH 111 College Algebra (4) *2
Winter
CHEM 205/205L Gen. Chemistry (5)
BIOL 212/212L Prin. of Biology (5)
MATH 112 Pre-Calculus (4) *3
Spring
CHEM 206/206L Gen. Chemistry (5)
BIOL 213/213L Principles of Biology (5)
MATH 241 Survey Calculus (4)

TYPICAL SECOND YEAR CURRICULUM
Fall

CHEM 334 Organic Chemistry I (4)
BIOL 313 Riparian Biology w/L (3)
WR 121 Academic Composition (4)
Winter
CHEM 335 Organic Chemistry II (4)
Spring
BIOL 334/334L Plant Taxonomy (5)
CHEM 360 Environmental Chemistry (4)
BIOL 320 Ornithology w/L (3)

TYPICAL THIRD YEAR CURRICULUM
Fall

BIOL 341/341 L Genetics (4)
STAT 243 OR STAT 327 (4/5)
Winter
BIOL 342/342L Genetics (4)
STAT 352 Statistics (4) *5
Spring
BIOL 357/358 Gen. Ecology and Lab (5)

TYPICAL FOURTH YEAR CURRICULUM
Fall

PHYS 201/201 L General Physics (4)
Winter
Spring

BIOL 415 Forest Ecology w/L (3)
BIOL 490 Evolution (Capstone) (3)

NOTE(S):
[I] BIOL 2ll should be NOT be taken in the second year if student tests into MATH 111
[2] Prerequisite for MATH 112 and co-requisite for CHEM204
[3] Prerequisite for PHYS201
[5] If STAT 327 is taken, STAT352 does NOT need to be taken
**51 Upper-Division credits planned (need 60) - take 9 UD credits (suggested options: BIOL323, 421, 432, or 433)
NOTE: Students must have completed or be concurrently enrolled in a college level chemistry sequence. Students not meeting requirements into CHEM 204, CHEM 205, CHEM 206 should take appropriate level math and CHEM 101, CHEM 102, CHEM 103.
If STAT 327 is taken, STAT 352 does not need to be taken.
Suggested upper division elective in Biology include: BIOL 323, BIOL 421, BIOL 432, BIOL 433.

Updated November 2022