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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Biology Major – B.S. Degree

Biology Major (76-77 cr)

B. Capstone Requirements (6 cr)

C. Elective Requirements (24 cr)

  • Area Electives—At least one course from each Area 1 to 3 (9-12 cr)
  • Free Electives in department (12-15 cr) Note: Elective courses in Biological Sciences may include CHE 461 and 462; excluded courses are BIO 101, 203, 207 , 211 and 492.  BIO370 and ZOO 330 cannot both be used as an elective.


D. Cognate Requirements (34-35 cr)

Biological Sciences Area Electives



Candidates who seek to transfer within the college to a Biology major must meet with the advisement coordinator. Such a candidate must have completed CHE 111, MAT 120 or 210, and ENG 102, each with a C- or better, and have an overall Oswego GPA of 2. 5 or better.