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B.A. and B.S. Degree Chart

 

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) options: Bachelor of Science (B.S.) options:
 
Biological Sciences Biological Sciences
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  Molecular and Cell Biology
  Physiology and Neurobiology
  Structural Biology and Biophysics
Requirements:View the CLAS requirements (Content Area Three: Science & Technology) for B.A. requirements.B.A. degree requires 5 courses from “Content Area One: Arts and Humanities“. Requirements:View the CLAS requirements (Content Area Three: Science & Technology) for B.S. requirements.B.S. degree requires 4 courses from “Content Area One: Arts and Humanities“.

 

B.A degree additional notes:

  • Freshmen who are in interested in the B.A option should take BIOL 1107 (or 1108) and general education courses during their first semester.
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology B.A. degree requires CHEM 1127Q & 1128Q or CHEM 1124Q & 1125Q & 1126Q but students are not required to take physics or calculus.
  • Biological Sciences B.A. degree doesn’t require chemistry, physics, or calculus.
  • 3 Q courses are required (one which must be MATH Q or STAT Q course). To view Q courses, go to student admin=>Academic Requirements Report=>Quantitative Competency =>View Course List.
  • Students may take the calculus, chemistry, or physics sequence if these courses are recommended for their career path (such as pre-health fields). These courses can count towards the 3 Q courses requirement.

B.S degree additional notes:

  • The 3 Q course requirement will be fulfilled by taking required calculus, chemistry, and physics sequences.