the Fall term of 2010, The Department of
Biological Sciences introduced a new curriculum for undergraduate
majors in Biological Sciences for the BIOL
B.A., BIOL B.S. and
BIOL minor. This list of required courses introduces
much more flexibility than in the past. This flexibility
will permit continuing students to complete their
degree under the previous curriculum with minimal disruption.
Continuing students may also take advantage of the flexibility
in the new curriculum without the need to complete new required
To aid new and continuing students, information is
linked below about the changes that have been made, their
impact on students' plans for graduation and how students
might choose a major based on their career goals. You may
also download course requirement worksheets available
for the new BIOL B.A., BIOL B.S. and BIOL minor programs.
See the Worksheets page for the details of each program.
Please note: the procedure by which students who enrolled before Fall 2010 can switch to the new
degree requirements has now been determined. Please consult the page describing switching to the new majors.