Biology Undergraduate Programs

Every undergraduate student must complete 46–50 hours of general education requirements in addition to 23 hours of biology core courses and at least eight hours of elective course requirements (in consultation with academic advisor).


You can major in Biology in a broad sense or you can major in Biology and specialize in a certain field by taking an emphasis in one of the following areas:

Degree Plans

Wildlife and Fisheries Science

We also offer a degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Science. After taking some additional classes in consultation with your advisor you may meet the requirements for you to certify with the Wildlife Society ( and The American Fisheries Society (

View the Bachelor of Science in Wildlife and Fishery Sciences degree plan.


Forensic Science


Teaching Licensure

In the Biology program, you can also earn your natural science secondary teaching licensure.

View the Bachelor of Science in Biology with Secondary Licensure degree plan.