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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Biology B.A.
Sample Plan: Biology B.A.
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
UST 1000 - UMD Seminar : 1.0 cr
CHEM 1113 - Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry I : 5.0 cr : LE CAT4, NAT SCI
MATH 1250 - Precalculus Analysis : 4.0 cr : LE CAT2, LOGIC & QR
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 1011 - General Biology I : 5.0 cr : LE CAT4, NAT SCI
CHEM 1114 - Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry II : 5.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 1012 - General Biology II : 5.0 cr : SUSTAIN
STAT 1411 - Introduction to Statistics : 3.0 cr : LE CAT2, LOGIC & QR
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :4.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 2201 - Genetics : 3.0 cr
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 2801 - General Ecology : 3.0 cr
BIOL 2802 - Ecology Laboratory : 2.0 cr
Biology Electives 2xxx-5xxx 4.0 cr
LE (Cultural Diversity in the US) :3.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 2101 - Cell Biology : 3.0 cr
Biology Electives 2xxx-5xxx 3.0 cr
LE (Sustainability) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 3987 - Biology Seminar : 1.0 cr
Biology Elective 2xxx-5xxx 7.0 cr
WRIT 3150 - Advanced Writing: Science : 3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
BIOL 3802 - Evolution : 3.0 cr : SUSTAIN
Biology Elective 2xxx-5xxx 4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr