Missouri Baptist University 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 17, 2019  
Missouri Baptist University 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, BA


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CIP Code: 26.0101

General Education Requirements   

Bachelor of Arts   

Major Requirements


This degree is recommended for students planning to pursue careers requiring a background in the biological sciences. The B.A. in Biology program includes required biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics coursework, as well as the declaration of a minor. The minor should be selected so that the student gains the relevant and necessary academic foundation in pursuit of their desired career.

Required Biology (BIOL) courses:


Required Mathematics (MATH) and Physics (PHYS) courses:


Major Electives


Any course in Biology (BIOL) or Biotechnology (BIOT).1 At least 12 hours must be upper division. Courses subject to approval 2

Minor and General Electives


To complete the B.A. in Biology, a minor must be declared and completed. All courses used to satisfy the minor requirements must be completed with a minimum grade of C.

Note(s):


* Hours applied to general education requirements

 

1 Hours used to fulfill major elective credits may not be used to fulfill other requirements.

2 Students wishing to use courses not listed to fulfill elective hours for the concentration will need to petition the advisor, program director, and division chair for approval.

3 Depending on the minor selected, courses from any division may be needed to ensure satisfaction of the 128-hour and the 45-hour upper-division graduation requirements.

4 Recommendation for minors include, but are not limited to: Plant Biology, Psychology, Public Health, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Healthcare Management, Exercise Science.

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