Jun 17, 2018  
2017-2019 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2019 UTPB Undergraduate 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)

Creative Arts (3 sch)

* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

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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