2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Mar 23, 2023  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, B.A.

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at least one course from two of the following three groups:

Additional requirements

  • at least four other courses in biology numbered 200 or higher

  • the ETS field major test in Biology

Further Considerations



BA students whose career preparations require successful completion of science and mathematics courses outside of biology may substitute one course from those areas for certain biology courses with the approval of the department chair.  Moreover, two 2-credit biology courses numbered 200 or greater completed during the May Experience can be combined to fulfill one of the elective course requirements for either the B.A. or B.S. degree.

Further considerations

and one more course in addition to major requirements from:

Teaching licensure eligibility

The teaching internship required for licensure will be completed on a post-baccalaureate, graduate credit basis, with the student becoming eligible for a teaching license at the end of fall term following graduation. Consult with Education for specific requirements for admission to the licensure program and other pertinent information.

Course Options for First-Year Students

If you are interested in exploring classes within this department, here are some possibilities to consider.

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