Modifications from standard (non-combination degree) sample programs of study are indicated below by red type. Actual programs of study may differ from these sample programs based on joint advising from the Dept of Biology Combination Degree Coordinator and the Graduate Coordinator of the relevant MS degree program.

Biology Major, Applied Biology Track (CALS)

Semester One Credits
CHM 2045
2045L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Biological and Physical Sciences)
4
IDS 1161 What is the Good Life (Gen Ed Humanities) 3
State Core Gen Ed Composition 3
Elective 2
State Core Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Credits 15
Semester Two
Select one: 3-4
AEB 2014 Economic Issues, Food and You (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
AEB 3103 Principles of Food and Resource Economics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
CHM 2046
2046L
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Mathematics) 4
State Core Gen Ed Humanities 3
Credits 14-15
Semester Three
BSC 2010
2010L
Integrated Principles of Biology 1
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 1 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
Select one: 3-4
STA 2023 Introduction to Statistics 1 (Gen Ed Mathematics )
MAC 2312 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 2 (Gen Ed Mathematics )
Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Electives 5
Credits 15-16
Semester Four
AEC 3030C

or SPC 2608

Effective Oral Communication

or Introduction to Public Speaking

3
Select one: 4
BSC 2011
2011L
Integrated Principles of Biology 2
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 2 (Critical Tracking)
BOT 2011C Plant Diversity (Critical Tracking)
Select one: 3-4
CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry 1
CHM 2200
2200L
Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry
and Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Applied biology course 3
Elective 3
Credits 16-17
Semester Five
CHM 2211
2211L
Organic Chemistry 2
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory 1
5
Select one: 3-4
PHY 2004 Applied Physics 1
PHY 2053 Physics 1
PHY 2048 Physics with Calculus 1
Select one: 1
PHY 2004L Laboratory for Applied Physics 1
PHY 2053L Laboratory for Physics 1
PHY 2048L Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 1
Applied biology courses 6
Credits 15-16
Semester Six
Submit Combination Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Request Form
BCH 3025

or BCH 4024

Fundamentals of Biochemistry

or Introduction to Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

4
Select one: 3-4
PHY 2005 Applied Physics 2
PHY 2054 Physics 2
PHY 2049 Physics with Calculus 2
Select one: 1
PHY 2005L Laboratory for Applied Physics 2
PHY 2054L Laboratory for Physics 2
PHY 2049L Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 2
Applied biology course 3
Elective 3
Credits 14-15
Semester Seven
Apply to MS Degree Program
PCB 3063 Genetics 4
MCB 3020
3020L
Basic Biology of Microorganisms
and Laboratory for Basic Biology of Microorganisms
4
Pre-approved graduate coursework (substitutions for major electives) 6
Elective 3
Credits 17
Semester Eight
AEC 3033C Research and Business Writing in Agricultural and Life Sciences (Writing Requirement) 3
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for major electives) 3
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for physiology elective) 3
BSC 4936 Critical Analysis of Biological Research 2
Electives 4
Credits 15
Total Credits 120

 

Biology Major, Biotechnology Track (CALS)

Semester One Credits
CHM 2045
2045L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Biological and Physical Sciences)
4
IDS 1161 What is the Good Life (Gen Ed Humanities) 3
State Core Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Elective 2
State Core Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Credits 15
Semester Two
Select one: 3-4
AEB 2014 Economic Issues, Food and You (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
AEB 3103 Principles of Food and Resource Economics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
CHM 2046
2046L
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Mathematics) 4
State Core Gen Ed Humanities 3
Credits 14-15
Semester Three
BSC 2010
2010L
Integrated Principles of Biology 1
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 1 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
CHM 2210

or CHM 3217

Organic Chemistry 1

or Organic Chemistry/Biochemistry 1

3-4
STA 2023

or MAC 2312

Introduction to Statistics 1 (Gen Ed Mathematics )

or Analytic Geometry and Calculus 2

3-4
Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Elective 2
Credits 15-17
Semester Four
BSC 2011
2011L
Integrated Principles of Biology 2
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 2 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
4
CHM 2211

or CHM 3218

Organic Chemistry 2

or Organic Chemistry/Biochemistry 2

3-4
CHM 2211L Organic Chemistry Laboratory 2
Electives 7
Credits 16-17
Semester Five
AEC 3030C

or SPC 2608

Effective Oral Communication

or Introduction to Public Speaking

3
BCH 4024 Introduction to Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 1 4
CHM 3120
3120L
Introduction to Analytical Chemistry
and Analytical Chemistry Laboratory
4
Select one: 3-4
PHY 2004 Applied Physics 1
PHY 2053 Physics 1
PHY 2048 Physics with Calculus 1
Select one: 1
PHY 2004L Laboratory for Applied Physics 1
PHY 2053L Laboratory for Physics 1
PHY 2048L Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 1
Credits 15-16
Semester Six
Submit Combination Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Request Form
AEC 3033C Research and Business Writing in Agricultural and Life Sciences (Writing Requirement) 3
AGR 3303

or PCB 3063

Genetics

or Genetics

3-4
PCB 3134 Eukaryotic Cell Structure and Function 3
Select one: 3-4
PHY 2005 Applied Physics 2
PHY 2054 Physics 2
PHY 2049 Physics with Calculus 2
Select one: 1
PHY 2005L Laboratory for Applied Physics 2
PHY 2054L Laboratory for Physics 2
PHY 2049L Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 2
Elective 2
Credits 15-17
Semester Seven
Apply to MS Degree Program
MCB 3020
3020L
Basic Biology of Microorganisms
and Laboratory for Basic Biology of Microorganisms
4
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for major elective) 3
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for PCB 4674) 3
Electives 4
Credits 15
Semester Eight
BSC 4936 Critical Analysis of Biological Research 2
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for major elective) 3
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for MCB 4304) 3
Electives 7
Credits 15
Total Credits 120

 

Biology Major, Natural Science Track (CALS)

Semester One Credits
CHM 2045
2045L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Biological and Physical Sciences)
4
IDS 1161 What is the Good Life (Gen Ed Humanities) 3
State Core Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Elective 2
State Core Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Credits 15
Semester Two
Select one: 3-4
AEB 2014 Economic Issues, Food and You (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
AEB 3103 Principles of Food and Resource Economics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
CHM 2046
2046L
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Mathematics) 4
State Core Gen Ed Humanities 3
Credits 14-15
Semester Three
BSC 2010
2010L
Integrated Principles of Biology 1
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 1 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
STA 2023

or MAC 2312

Introduction to Statistics 1 (Gen Ed Mathematics )

or Analytic Geometry and Calculus 2

3-4
Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Electives 5
Credits 15-16
Semester Four
BSC 2011
2011L
Integrated Principles of Biology 2
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 2 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
4
CHM 2200
2200L
Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry
and Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry Laboratory
4
Electives 8
Credits 16
Semester Five
AEC 3030C

or SPC 2608

Effective Oral Communication

or Introduction to Public Speaking

3
AGR 3303

or PCB 3063

Genetics

or Genetics

3-4
Select one: 3-4
PHY 2004 Applied Physics 1
PHY 2053 Physics 1
PHY 2048 Physics with Calculus 1
Select one: 1
PHY 2004L Laboratory for Applied Physics 1
PHY 2053L Laboratory for Physics 1
PHY 2048L Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 1
Elective 1
Natural science course 3
Credits 14-16
Semester Six
Submit Combination Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Request Form
AEC 3033C Research and Business Writing in Agricultural and Life Sciences (Writing Requirement) 3
PCB 4674 Evolution 4
Select one: 3-4
PHY 2005 Applied Physics 2
PHY 2054 Physics 2
PHY 2049 Physics with Calculus 2
Select one: 1
PHY 2005L Laboratory for Applied Physics 2
PHY 2054L Laboratory for Physics 2
PHY 2049L Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 2
Natural science course 3
Credits 14-15
Semester Seven
Apply to MS Degree Program
Electives 8
Natural science courses 3
Pre-approved graduate coursework (5 CR substitution for major electives) 5
Credits 16
Semester Eight
BSC 4936 Critical Analysis of Biological Research 2
Electives 7
Pre-approved graduate coursework (7 CR substitution for major electives) 7
Credits 16
Total Credits 120

Biology Major, Pre-Professional Track (CALS)

Semester One Credits
CHM 2045
2045L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Biological and Physical Sciences)
4
IDS 1161 What is the Good Life (Gen Ed Humanities) 3
State Core Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Elective 2
State Core Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Credits 15
Semester Two
Select one: 3-4
AEB 2014 Economic Issues, Food and You (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
AEB 3103 Principles of Food and Resource Economics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
ECO 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences)
CHM 2046
2046L
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Mathematics) 4
State Core Gen Ed Humanities 3
Credits 14-15
Semester Three
BSC 2010
2010L
Integrated Principles of Biology 1
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 1 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences)
4
CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry 1 3
STA 2023

or MAC 2312

Introduction to Statistics 1 (Gen Ed Mathematics )

or Analytic Geometry and Calculus 2

3-4
Elective 2
Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Credits 15-16
Semester Four
BSC 2011
2011L
Integrated Principles of Biology 2
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 2 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
4
CHM 2211
2211L
Organic Chemistry 2
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
5
Electives 7
Credits 16
Semester Five
AEC 3030C

or SPC 2608

Effective Oral Communication

or Introduction to Public Speaking

3
BCH 4024 Introduction to Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 4
PHY 2053

or PHY 2048

Physics 1

or Physics with Calculus 1

3-4
PHY 2053L

or PHY 2048L

Laboratory for Physics 1

or Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 1

1
Elective 3
Credits 14-15
Semester Six
Submit Combination Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Request Form
AEC 3033C Research and Business Writing in Agricultural and Life Sciences (Writing Requirement) 3
Select one: 3-4
MCB 3020
3020L
Basic Biology of Microorganisms
and Laboratory for Basic Biology of Microorganisms
PCB 3134 Eukaryotic Cell Structure and Function
PHY 2054

or PHY 2049

Physics 2

or Physics with Calculus 2

3-4
PHY 2054L

or PHY 2049L

Laboratory for Physics 2

or Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 2

1
Electives 6
Credits 16-18
Semester Seven
Apply to MS Degree Program
AGR 3303

or PCB 3063

Genetics

or Genetics

3-4
Electives 6
Pre-approved graduate coursework (6 CR substitution for major electives) 6
Credits 15-16
Semester Eight
BSC 4936 Critical Analysis of Biological Research 2
Select one: 3-5
BSC 3096 Human Physiology
PCB 3713C Cellular and Systems Physiology
PCB 4723C Physiology and Molecular Biology of Animals
Electives 4
Pre-approved graduate coursework (6 CR substitution for major electives) 6
Credits 15-17
Total Credits 120

 

Biology Major, Pre-Professional Track (CLAS)

Semester One Credits
CHM 2045
2045L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Physical Sciences)
4
IDS 1161 What is the Good Life (Gen Ed Humanities) 3
MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Mathematics) 4
BSC 1920 First Year Introduction: Biology at UF (recommended elective) 1
State Core Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Credits 15
Semester Two
CHM 2046
2046L
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory (Critical Tracking)
4
Select one: 3-4
MAC 2312 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 2 (Gen Ed Mathematics )
STA 2023 Introduction to Statistics 1 (Gen Ed Mathematics )
Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Elective 3
Credits 13-14
Semester Three
BSC 2010
2010L
Integrated Principles of Biology 1
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 1 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
4
CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry 1 (Critical Tracking) 3
State Core Gen Ed Composition 3
State Core Gen Ed Humanities 3
Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Credits 16
Semester Four
BSC 2011
2011L
Integrated Principles of Biology 2
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 2 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
4
CHM 2211
2211L
Organic Chemistry 2
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
5
Gen Ed Humanities 3
Elective 3
Credits 15
Semester Five
Select one: 3-4
AGR 3303 Genetics
PCB 3063 Genetics
PCB 4522 Molecular Genetics
PHY 2048

or PHY 2053

Physics with Calculus 1

or Physics 1

3-4
PHY 2048L

or PHY 2053L

Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 1

or Laboratory for Physics 1

1
Gen Ed Composition 3
Foreign language 5
Credits 15-17
Semester Six
Submit Combination Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Request Form
BCH 4024 Introduction to Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 4
PHY 2049

or PHY 2054

Physics with Calculus 2

or Physics 2

3-4
PHY 2049L

or PHY 2054L

Laboratory for Physics with Calculus 2

or Laboratory for Physics 2

1
Foreign language 5
Elective 3
Credits 16-17
Semester Seven
Apply to MS Degree Program
Select one: 3-4
MCB 3020
3020L
Basic Biology of Microorganisms
and Laboratory for Basic Biology of Microorganisms
PCB 3134 Eukaryotic Cell Structure and Function
Pre-approved graduate coursework (6 CR substitution for major electives) 6
Electives (3000 level or above, not in major) 6
Credits 15-16
Semester Eight
BSC 4936 Critical Analysis of Biological Research 2
PCB 3713C

or PCB 4723C

Cellular and Systems Physiology

or Physiology and Molecular Biology of Animals

4-5
Pre-approved graduate coursework (6 CR substitution for major electives) 6
Elective (3000 level or above, not in major) 3
Credits 15-16
Total Credits 120

 

Botany Major, Botanical Research Track (CALS)

Semester One Credits
CHM 2045
2045L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Biological and Physical Sciences)
4
IDS 1161 What is the Good Life (Gen Ed Humanities) 3
MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Mathematics) 4
State Core Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
BSC 1920 First Year Introduction: Biology at UF (recommended elective) 1
Credits 15
Semester Two
AEC 3033C Research and Business Writing in Agricultural and Life Sciences (Writing Requirement) 3
Select one: 3-4
BSC 2010
2010L
Integrated Principles of Biology 1
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 1 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
BOT 2010C Introductory Botany (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
CHM 2046
2046L
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Physical Sciences)
4
Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
State Core Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Credits 16-17
Semester Three
Select one: 4
BSC 2011
2011L
Integrated Principles of Biology 2
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 2 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
BOT 2011C Plant Diversity (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry 1 (Gen Ed Physical Sciences) 3
State Core Gen Ed Humanities 3
Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Elective 2
Credits 15
Semester Four
AEC 3030C Effective Oral Communication 3
CHM 2211
2211L
Organic Chemistry 2
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
5
Select one: 3
STA 2023 Introduction to Statistics 1 (Gen Ed Mathematics)
COP 2800 Computer Programming Using JAVA (or equivalent)
COP 3275 Computer Programming Using C (or equivalent; Gen Ed Mathematics)
BSC 2891 Python Programming for Biology
Gen Ed Mathematics 1 3
Credits 14
Semester Five
Select one: 3-4
PCB 4043C General Ecology
PCB 3601C Plant Ecology
BOT 3151C Local Flora of North Florida
BSC 3307C Climate Change Biology
PCB 4674 Evolution 4
PHY 2054
2054L
Physics 2
and Laboratory for Physics 2
5
Gen Ed Humanities 3
Credits 15-16
Semester Six
Submit Combination Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Request Form
BOT 2710C Practical Plant Taxonomy 3
Select one: 3-4
BOT 4935/5225C Special Topics (Plant Anatomy)
PCB 3023 Essential Cell Biology
BCH 4024 Introduction to Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Electives 5
Foreign language 5
Credits 16-17
Semester Seven
Apply to MS Degree Program
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for economics elective) 3
PCB 3063 Genetics 4
BSC 3911 Entering Research in Biology 1
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for undergraduate research) 3
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for ecology electives) 3
Credits 14
Semester Eight
BOT 3503
3503L
Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants
and Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants Laboratory
5
BSC 4936 Critical Analysis of Biological Research 2
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for biodiversity electives) 3
Electives 6
Credits 16
Total Credits 121-124

Botany Major, Botanical Research Track (CLAS)

Semester One Credits
CHM 2045
2045L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Physical Sciences)
4
IDS 1161 What is the Good Life (Gen Ed Humanities) 3
MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (Critical Tracking; State Core Gen Ed Mathematics) 4
State Core Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
BSC 1920 First Year Introduction: Biology at UF (recommended elective) 1
Credits 15
Semester Two
Select one: 3-4
BSC 2010
2010L
Integrated Principles of Biology 1
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 1 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
BOT 2010C Introductory Botany (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
CHM 2046
2046L
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Physical Sciences)
4
State Core Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
Gen Ed Composition; Writing Requirement 3
Elective 2
Credits 15-16
Semester Three
Select one: 4
BSC 2011
2011L
Integrated Principles of Biology 2
and Integrated Principles of Biology Laboratory 2 (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
BOT 2011C Plant Diversity (Critical Tracking; Gen Ed Biological Sciences)
CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry 1 (Gen Ed Physical Sciences) 3
State Core Gen Ed Humanities 3
Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences 6
Credits 16
Semester Four
CHM 2211
2211L
Organic Chemistry 2
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
5
PHY 2053
2053L
Physics 1
and Laboratory for Physics 1 (Gen Ed Physical Sciences)
5
Select one: 3
STA 2023 Introduction to Statistics 1 (Gen Ed Mathematics)
COP 2800 Computer Programming Using JAVA (or equivalent)
COP 3275 Computer Programming Using C (or equivalent; Gen Ed Mathematics)
BSC 2891 Python Programming for Biology
Elective or Gen Ed Mathematics 1 3
Credits 16
Semester Five
Select one: 3-4
PCB 4043C General Ecology
PCB 3601C Plant Ecology
BOT 3151C Local Flora of North Florida
BSC 3307C Climate Change Biology
PCB 4674 Evolution 4
PHY 2054
2054L
Physics 2
and Laboratory for Physics 2
5
Gen Ed Humanities 3
Credits 15-16
Semester Six
Submit Combination Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Request Form
BOT 2710C Practical Plant Taxonomy 3
Select one: 3-4
BOT 4935/5225C Special Topics (Plant Anatomy)
PCB 3023 Essential Cell Biology
BCH 4024 Introduction to Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Electives 4
Foreign language 5
Credits 15-16
Semester Seven
Apply to MS Degree Program
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for economics elective) 3
PCB 3063 Genetics 4
BSC 3911 Entering Research in Biology 1
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for undergraduate research) 3
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for ecology electives) 3
Credits 14
Semester Eight
BOT 3503
3503L
Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants
and Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants Laboratory
5
BSC 4936 Critical Analysis of Biological Research 2
Pre-approved graduate coursework (3 CR substitution for biodiversity electives) 3
Electives 6
Credits 16
Total Credits 121-124