Degree Requirements

Required Courses fulfilling General Education Requirements

Course                           Description         Credits

BIOL 105 or 111      Introductory Biology I                      4

 

CHEM 105 or 111    General Chemistry                            4

 

MATH 113     Introduction to Mathematical                     4

      or Higher                     Analysis I or Higher**

Additional Required Courses for The Major in Biology

 

Course                 Description                              Credits

BIOL 106 or 112         Introductory Biology II                 4

BIOL 204                    Developmental Biology                    4

BIOL 205                    Ecology and Adaptation                   4

BIOL 303                    Genetics                                             4

BIOL 310                    Cell and Molecular Biology              4

BIOL 453                    Scientific Communication                2

BIOL 4XX                 Biology Electives 400 > *                  8

Free Electives                                                                         8

 CHEM 106 or 112      General Chemistry                          4

                        and Qualitative Analysis

CHEM 203/203L       Organic Chemistry I                       5

or 205/205L

 

CHEM 204/204L       Organic Chemistry II                       5

or 206/206L

 

MATH 114                 Introduction to Mathematical          4

or Higher                    Analysis II or Higher

 

PHYS 203 or 205       General Physics I                           4/5

                        or University Physics I**

 

PHYS 204 or 206       General Physics II                          4/5

                        or University   Physics II**

 

Foreign Lang. 203      French, Spanish,  or German             3

Foreign Lang. 204      French, Spanish, or German              3

 

COSC 110                  Introduction to Computing                   3

(or higher)

 

*Exclusive of BIOL 450-451.

** MATH 241 and 242 are prerequisites for PHYS 205 and 206.

  •  All Biology majors must also complete a paired course offering from Complementary Studies Options listed on pages 3-4 of the School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences catalog found here:

 http://www.morgan.edu/Documents/ACADEMICS/Academic_Catalog/undergrad/2010-2013/ucat_SCMNS.pdf

  • All Biology course descriptions can also be found on pages 8-10  in the SCMNS catalog.
  • All Biology majors must also complete all courses to fulfill all components of the General Education Requirements for the University (beginning on page 38 of the pdf) here:

http://www.morgan.edu/Documents/ACADEMICS/Academic_Catalog/undergrad/2010-2013/ucat_AcademicAffairs.pdf