Requirements

  • One-credit hour first-year foundations course designed to provide skills to our majors for success in both their academic and professional careers
  • Two-course introductory sequence in principles of biological sciences
  • General microbiology and zoology
  • Genetics
  • Marine biology
  • Physiology elective
  • Ecology/organism electives
  • 10 credit hours of summer coursework in marine biology at the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory
  • 16 credit hours of chemistry, including inorganic and organic chemistry
  • Eight credit hours of introductory physics
  • College calculus