Biology Major Requirements

Whether at the molecular, organism, or ecosystem level, biologists make discoveries that improve our lives through medicine and increase our understanding of the living world. In our program, you will choose an area of emphasis or pre-professional program that fits your interests and career goals. Most importantly, our faculty strives to help students grow both academically and spiritually, learning to navigate the challenges of being a Christian biologist.

Core Requirements

Required lower division courses:

Required upper division courses:

Major Electives

15 credits minimum; 1 course must be upper division; limit of 2 SCIE courses.

*Per discretion of the instructor, permission may be granted for a student to enter class despite lack of all prerequisites.


Students must take one of the following:

Strongly recommended: