Plant Biology B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

Required foundational courses:

BCOR 011Exploring Biology4
BCOR 012Exploring Biology4
CHEM 031General Chemistry 14
CHEM 032General Chemistry 24
CHEM 141Organic Chemistry 14
CHEM 142Organic Chemistry 24
Choose one of the following sequences:6-8
QR: Fundamentals of Calculus I
and QR:Fundamentals of Calculus II
QR: Calculus I
and QR: Calculus II
Choose one of the following:3
QR:Basic Statistical Methods 1
QR: Statistical Methods I
Applied Environ Statistics
Choose one of the following:4-5
Elementary Physics
and Introductory Lab I
Fundamentals of Physics I

Required major courses:

BCOR 101Genetics3
BCOR 102SU:Ecology and Evolution4
or BCOR 103 Molecular and Cell Biology
PBIO 104Plant Physiology4
PBIO 108Morph & Evo of Vascular Plants4
or PBIO 109 Plant Systematics
At least 12 additional PBIO credit hours at the 100 or 200-level. At least 6 of these must be at the 200-level. (PBIO 185 and PBIO 187 do not meet this requirement.)12
PBIO 295Advanced Special Topics (Senior Capstone)1

Required elective courses:

An additional 12-14 credits of elective courses at the 100-level or above relevant to plant biology, selected in consultation with the advisor 12-14