Unlike other majors in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, this major along with the basic curriculum will not satisfy degree completion requirements. Students choosing this major must also choose a minor or another major.
Degree programs within the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences and the Department of Physical Sciences in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics share a common core of courses. Students in these programs must complete the Basic Curriculum, the appropriate core curriculum for their major as listed below and the major curriculum.
Core Curriculum for Biology, Biology Comprehensive (both tracks), and Marine Biology Majors: 24 hours