1.    Complete the Curriculum for Liberal Education Requirements, Pathways to General Education (Freshman entering Fall 2018), Departmental and University GPA requirements, and a minimum total of 120 credits.

2.    Make satisfactory progress toward degree requirements.

3.    Take BIOL 1004 Biology Orientation Seminar or equivalent.

4.    Earn a grade of "C" (2.0) or better in BIOL 1105/1115, BIOL 1106/1116, CHEM 1035, and CHEM 1036 (or equivalents) in a maximum of two attempts.

5.    Complete the following courses: BIOL 1004 Biology Orientation Seminar, BIOL 2004 Genetics, BIOL 2704 Evolutionary Biology, BIOL 2134 Cell Function Differentiation, BIOL 2804 Ecology, CHEM 1045 & 1046 General Chemistry labs, CHEM 2535 & 2545 Organic Chemistry and lab, CHEM 2536 & 2546 Organic Chemistry and lab, PHYS 2205 & 2215 General Physics and lab, and PHYS 2206 & 2216 General Physics and lab.

6.    Complete BIOL 2304 Plant Biology, BIOL 2504 Zoology, BIOL 2604 General Microbiology, BIOL 2614 General Microbiology Lab, BMSP 2135 Human Anatomy and Physiology, GEOS 1014 Earth and Life Through Time, and STAT 3615 Biological Statistics

7.    Complete a minimum of 8 credits of Electives

8.    Complete MATH 1025 Calculus with Trig I and MATH 1026 Calculus with Trig II (or acceptable substitutions as listed on our Degree Checksheets).

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