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2017 - 2019 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog 
2017 - 2019 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, General Studies Plan, BS

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Students not in either the Pre-professional or Teacher Certification Plan may opt to complete a more flexible degree plan in General Studies. This plan is suitable for students interested in positions in business, industry, or government where a B.S. in Biology may be required or recommended. The General Studies plan must include 36 hours in Biology with a minimum of 24 upper-level credits.

General Education Requirements (42 sch)

Lower Level

Communication (6 sch)

Political Science (U.S., State of Texas and Local Government) (6 sch)

Component Area (3 sch)

Life Science Requirement (8 sch)

  • Requirement is met in the lower level major requirements.

Mathematics (4 sch)

  • Requirement is met in the Common Science Requirements.

Major Requirements (≥ 36 sch total, ≥ 24 sch upper level)

Support Requirements

Science and Mathematics Departmental Requirements

Upper Level

Minor (≥ 18 sch total, ≥ 12 sch upper level)

(refer to Discipline specifications)

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