Environmental Biology Course Plan

Applied Biology Environmental Biology Major Requirements (79–84 credit hours):

Required Courses

  • BIO 115 Biological Concepts: Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, and Diversity (4)
  • BIO 116 Biological Concepts: Structure, Function, Cellular, and Molecular Biology (4)
  • BIO 206 Evolutionary Biology (3)
  • BIO 209 Fundamentals of Ecology (3)
  • BIO 342 Genetics (3)
  • BSC 292 Applied Biology Sophomore Seminar: Planning Your Future in Applied Biology (1)
  • BSC 492 Applied Biology Senior Seminar: Becoming a Professional Biologist (1)

Select 3 of the following

  • BIO 311 Vertebrate Zoology (3)
  • BIO 312 Invertebrate Zoology (3)
  • BIO 314 Plant and Fungal Diversity (3)
  • BSC 313 Microbial Diversity (3)

Professional Courses

Select at least two of the following (at least one at the 400-level):

  • BIO 351 Environmental Education: Focus on Natural History (4)
  • BIO 467 Conservation Biology (3)
  • BSC 321 Research in Applied Biology (3)
  • BSC 415 Approaches to Problem Solving and Research in Applied Biology Capstone (3)
  • BSC 475 Capstone in Environmental Biology (3)

Related Hours

Tool Requirement

Complete one of the following: 18-20

  • Commerce Minor
  • Data Intelligence Minor
  • Forensic Investigation Minor
  • GIS Certificate