Plant Biology B.S.

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 1 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 1 of the following:3
QR:Basic Statistical Methods 1
QR: Statistical Methods I
Applied Environ Statistics
Choose 1 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 299Plant Biology Capstone1
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