Academic Program

Suggested Four-Year Curriculum for a Major in Biology (B.A.)

Course Number Course Name Course Hours
BEGE-1720 Spiritual Formation 2
BIO-1110 Introduction to Biology 4
BIO-1120 General Zoology 4
CHEM-1110, 1120 General Chemistry I and II 8 (4 each)
ENG-1400 Composition 3
GMTH-1030 Precalculus 4
PEF-1990 Physical Activity and the Christian Life 2
History Elective 3
Total 31
Course Number Course Name Course Hours
BEGE-2730 Old Testament Literature 3
BEGE-2740 New Testament Literature 3
BIO-2500 General Botany 4
BIO-2600 General Ecology 3
BIO-2250 Cell Biology 4
CHEM-3510 Organic Chemistry I 4
COM-1100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
GSS-1100 Politics and American Culture 3
HUM-1400 Introduction to the Humanities 3
LIT-2XXX Literature Elective 3
Total 33
Course Number Course Name Course Hours
BEGE-3755 Theology I 3
BEGE-3765 Theology II 3
BIO-3300 Genetics 4
BIO-3710 Biochemistry 4
Biology Electives 8
Humanities Elective 3
Electives 8
Total 31
Course Number Course Name Course Hours
BIO-4800 Senior Seminar — Biology 1
Social Science/Global Awareness Elective 3
Electives 27
Total 31

Biology Electives:
Any 2XXX, 3XXX, 4XXX level BIO electives.