This checklist reflects the requirements for the environmental biology degree for the 2015-2016 academic year. This information is provided as an indication of the scope of the coursework. Majors pursuing a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science degree in environmental biology must adhere to the degree requirements in the published academic catalog in effect when they are declared as a major. All questions should be directed to your advisor.

Global Perspectives – 24 credit hours
GPS 110 – Global Perspectives in Scripture
GPS 120 – Perspectives in World Cultures
GPS 210 – Global Perspectives in Literature
GPS 220 – Global Perspectives in Economics and Political Science
GPS 310 – Global Perspectives in Ethics
GPS 320 – Perspectives in Global Histories
Second Language 101 (any language)
Second Language 102 (any language)

University Foundations – 17 credit hours
GATE 101 – Gateway to University Life
ENG 110 – University Writing and Research
MATH 209 – Inferential Statistics
PSYCH 101 – General Psychology
PE 101- Personal Fitness and Wellness
Fine Arts (2 credit hours)
Literature (3 credit hours)

Chemistry Courses – 8 credit hours
CHEM 101 – Principles of Chemistry I
CHEM 102 – Principles of Chemistry II

Introductory Biology – 8 credit hours
ENV or BIO 115 – Environmental Biology
BIO 150 – Principles of Cell and Molecular Biology

Organismal Biology – 12 credit hours
BIO 200 – Zoology
BIO 205 – Plant Biology
BIO 320 – Microbiology

Advanced Biology/Environmental Biology Electives – 21 credit hours
Choose from:
BIO 300 – Ornithology
BIO 330 – Marine Biology and Oceanography
BIO 340 – Molecular Genetics
BIO 360 – Parasitology
BIO 370 – Field Botany
BIO 380 – Advanced Cell Biology
BIO 421 – Animal Ecology and Evolution
BIO 422 – Plant Ecology and Evolution
BIO 430 – Wildlife Management
BIO 480 – Cancer Biology
BIO 441-444 – Directed Research
BIO 491-494 – Special Topics in Biology
ENV 495 – Environmental Biology Internship

Miscellaneous Electives – 6 credit hours
BIO 405 – Biology Seminar
COMM 101 – Public Speaking
ENV 497 – Exit Examination

B.A. Degree Requirement – 6-8 credit hours
Second Language 201 (any language)
Second Language 202 (any language)

Advanced Biology Electives
Advanced (300- or 400-level) electives will fulfill this requirement. You must take enough advanced level courses to meet the minimum 13-hour overall required for graduation.

Lyceum Events – 40 events from the following categories
Faith and Character – 5 events
Fine Arts – 5 events
Lectures – 5 events
Growth – 5 events
Electives – 20 events from any of the 4 categories