Bachelor of Science- Biology: Ecology and Organismic Biology

Ecology and Organismic Biology

The Ecology and Organismic Biology emphasis is designed for students interested in ecology, environment, and organismic biology (zoology, botany, mycology). The curriculum is flexible in order to meet the interests of students who wish a greater degree of specialization in ecology and organismic biology and desire to pursue research in these areas on the graduate level.


General Education Requirements* (38-44 hours)

Basic Skills (12 hours)

General Education Electives (26-32 hours)

     Sciences** (0 hours)  

     Social Studies (3 hours)  

     Political Studies (3 hours)

     Producing and Consuming (5-6 hours)

     Fine Arts and Aesthetic Studies (2-3 hours)

     Cultural Studies (3-5 hours)

     Health and Well-Being (4-6 hours)

     Human Heritage (6 hours)


    *Courses must be taken from the list approved by the General Education Committee, See General Education Requirements for All Baccalaureate Degrees.

    **General education sciences are satisfied by course requirements in biology (BIOL 211 and 212) and chemistry (CHEM 215/216).