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2021-2022 University of Wyoming Catalog 
2021-2022 University of Wyoming Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, B.S.

The Bachelor of Science degree in Biology is designed to provide a thorough foundation in biology and other supporting areas of science and mathematics, while providing maximum flexibility and student choice. The degree program is administered by the Department of Botany. 

The Biology major is designed for students interested in obtaining a broad education in biological sciences. It enables students to combine courses in biology, botany, zoology, physiology, and other biological sciences to meet the requirements of the major. On completion of the core requirements for the major, specific courses selected to complete the major may vary according to students’ interests and are worked out by consultations between student and adviser. The requirements for a bachelor of science degree in biology are as follows:

*Course must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Freshman Year: Fall

Total: 14 Hours

Freshman Year: Spring

Sophomore Year: Fall

Sophomore Year: Spring

Total: 15 Hours

Junior Year: Fall

Total: 13 Hours

Junior Year: Spring

Total: 16 Hours

Senior Year: Fall

Total: 15 Hours

Senior Year: Spring

  • Upper Division Electives Credits: 16

Total: 16 Hours