Jul 18, 2019  
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Biology (BS) - Professional

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See the Department of Biology for more information.

Students seeking state certification in secondary education must also complete requirements for a Master of Education degree, a one-year program at SRU.  All of our programs are designed to steadily develop the quantitative, deductive and inductive reasoning skills that biologists must have.  

Requirements for the Major - Credits: 59-60

Biology Core Requirements - Credits: 16

Required Upper Level Biology - Credit: 1

Additional Upper Level Biology Electives - Credits: 6

Select two courses from the above or any approved 300 or 400-level biology major courses.  Additional electives may be selected from the Marine Science offerings.

Independent Study Option - Credits: 3

Independent Study Option - Choose from BIOL 490 or Non-Independent Study Option. Choose one additional 300/400 level Biology Marine Science from allowable list above.

Major Field Test

Required of all Biology students before graduation.

Related Sciences - Chemistry Advanced - Credits: 3

Related Sciences - Physics - Credits: 3-4

Any BIOL 300/400 level with exception of BIOL 300, 314, 315, 316, 319, 345 or:

Natural Science and Math College Wide Requirements - Credits: 12

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