Undergraduate Degree Offered

Bachelor of Science in Biology

Degree Requirements

A total of 180 quarter credits are required to graduate, including 60 upper-division credits. Requirements include:

  • Baccalaureate core: 48-52 credits
  • Biology major requirements: 123-126 credits
  • Electives if need to complete 180 total college credits, including 60 upper-division credits

Degree Checklist and Guides

Biology Curriculum Checklist (PDF)


Biology Minor (29 credits)

The minor in Biology includes a required introductory biology sequence with a chemistry prerequisite or co-requisite (BI 211, BI 212, BI 213, Principles of Biology), a required course in cell and molecular biology (BI314) and 13 or more credits of upper division courses offered under the elective listed on the curriculum checklist.

Biology Minor Curriculum Checklist (PDF)