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2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, BS (43-380) (Area 4: Integrative Biology, Animal Biology Emphasis) (4 Year Guide)

This guide is valid for this Undergraduate Catalog only and is subject to change. This guide is a recommendation only and your actual program may vary. The time it takes to complete a degree and the sequence in which courses are taken will depend on any credits transferred to UCM and on placement in math and writing. See the current Undergraduate Catalog for a complete listing of academic policies, curriculum, prerequisites, and course descriptions.

Suggested Schedule

Semester Total: 15 Hours

Semester Total: 14 Hours

Semester Total: 14 Hours

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

Semester Total: 17 Hours

Junior Year - Fall Semester

Semester Total: 14 Hours

Junior Year - Spring Semester

Semester Total: 16-17 Hours

Senior Year - Fall Semester

Semester Total: 14-16 Hours

Semester Total: 14-15 Hours

Biology Major (Area 4: Integrative Biology, Animal Biology Emphasis), BS Degree - 120 Hours

  • # A grade of C or better is required to enroll in CHEM 1132 .
  • * This major requires 6-8 hours of major electives. See the 2016 Undergraduate Catalog or Central Degree Audit for list of appropriate major area electives for the Animal Biology Emphasis..
  • ** The number of free choice electives required will depend on selections made in the major and general education.  This major requires 19-21 hours of free choice electives.
  • 10 This course fulfills Competency 10 - Integration in the General Education program. The hours count in the major, not in general education.
  • This major does not build in the minimum number (30) of upper-level credit hours required for graduation. Be sure to include upper-level choices (3000/4000) in your major electives, general education, and/or free choice electives.
  • To satisfy the General Education Assessment (GEA) Policy, students must take the GEA after they earn 60 credit hours but before earning 75 credit hours. Transfer students who have more than 60 hours earned should take the exam during their second semester at UCM. Students must achieve a passing score of 425 to meet graduation requirements. Students may register for the GEA through MyCentral. Contact UCM Testing Services (HUM 216, 660-543-4919, testingservices@ucmo.edu) for more information.