Bachelor of Science in Biology - Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Biology Program - Min. 120 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirementsRequired course from General Education:BI101 General Biology I (3) and BI101L (1)
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (21-24 Hours)
Humanities or Fine Arts:
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
6 hours (BS)
Social Sciences (CJ, CT, EC, HI, PY, PS, or SO): See guidelinesEC201 Macroeconomics or EC202 Microeconomics 6 hours (BS)
Science: See guidelines.
At least one physical science (GL105, PH111 & PH111L, or SC103) (4)
3-4 hours
BS Analytical Skills: See guidelines.
MA105 Statistics (3)MA305 Statistics II (3) recommended
6-8 hours
Biology Major Requirements (36 Hours)
Biology Credits (31 Hours)
BI102 General Biology II (3) and BI102L (1)
BI108 Biodiversity (3) and BI108L (1)
BI301 Ecology (3) and BI301L (1)
BI302 Botany (2) and BI302L (1)
BI306 Genetics (3) and BI306L (1)
ES390 Environmental Policy (3)

At least 2 of the following 5 courses:
BI206 Invertebrate Zoology (3) and BI206L (1)
BI300 Ornithology (3) and BI300L (1)
BI303 Early Vertebrates (3) and BI303L (1)
BI304 Mammalogy (3) and BI304L (1)
BI307 Comparative Animal Behavior (3) and BI307L (1)
Supporting Science Credits (5)
SC225 Interdisciplinary Science Seminar (1)
(required enrollment during the Freshman or Sophomore year)SC425 Science Seminar (1) (Capstone) (required enrollment during the Junior or Senior year)

One (1) capstone experience (3):
SC460 Special Problems (3)
SC464 Undergraduate Research (Biology) (3)
SC468 Internship and Field Experiences (3)
Minor and Electives (To Complete Min. 120 Hours)
Environmental Science Minor (18 hours)
BI105 Introduction to Environmental Science (3) and BI105L (1)
CH111 General Chemistry I (3) and CH111L (1)
ES202 Environmental Chemistry (3) and ES202L (1)
ES311 Conservation Biology (3)
Environmental Science Elective (3)