Zoology B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

CORE REQUIREMENTS
Choose 1 of the following options:4-8
Option A (recommended)
Exploring Biology
and Exploring Biology
Option B
Accelerated Biology
Option C
Principles of Biology
and Principles of Biology
BCOR 101Genetics3
Choose 1 of the following:4
SU:Ecology and Evolution
Molecular and Cell Biology
ANCILLARY REQUIREMENTS
Choose 1 of the following Chemistry options:
Option A (recommended for pre-health students)
General Chemistry 1
General Chemistry 2
Organic Chemistry 1
Organic Chemistry 2
Option B
General Chemistry 1
General Chemistry 2
Intro Organic Chemistry
Choose 1 of the following Math courses:3-4
QR: Fundamentals of Calculus I
QR: Calculus I
At least 3 additional credits in quantitative disciplines from the following list:3
Note: Pre-health students should consult the pre-health checklist for requirements of professional schools (e.g., medicine, dentistry, veterinary, physical therapy)
ADVANCED ELECTIVES
At least 15 additional credits in zoology or related fields. BCOR 102 or BCOR 103 (whichever was not taken to count for the core requirement) may be applied to the 15 credits. Special topics courses of the 295 designation may be applied by approval on a case-by-case basis. Choose from Categories A and B in consultation with your academic advisor. A maximum of 4 credits from Category B may be applied to the major.15
Category A (recommended courses in topics relevant to animal biology)
Category B (other eligible courses)
The following courses do not count toward the major requirements: HON 208, HON 209, and BIOL 298.