B.S. in Marine and Environmental Biology and Policy

Major Requirements/Biology - MEBP (34 credits) 1
BY-109Introduction to Biodiversity and Evolution4
BY-110Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4
BY-205Zoology3
BY-214Botany3
BY-220Environmental Biology and Policy3
BY-340Ecology4
BY-342Coastal Zone Management3
BY-395Seminar in Marine and Environmental Biology3
BY-441Marine Biology4
BY-442Natural Resource Conservation and Management3
MEBP Electives (16 credits)
Select 16 credits from courses designated with Course Type: MEBP16
Interdisciplinary Requirements (33 credits)
Select 3 credits from the following:3
Pre-Calculus Modeling for the Biological Sciences
Calculus for the Biological Sciences
Calculus with Analytic Geometry I
MA-151Statistics with Applications3
CE-111General Chemistry I3
CE-111LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory I1
CE-112General Chemistry II3
CE-112LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory II1
CE-241Organic Chemistry I3
CE-241LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory I2
CE-242Organic Chemistry II3
PH-105Physics for the Life Sciences I3
PH-105LPhysics for the Life Sciences Laboratory I1
PH-106Physics for the Life Sciences II3
PH-106LPhysics for the Life Sciences Laboratory II1
IT-102Information Technology for Scientists3
Free Electives (12 credits)
Select 12 credits of free electives12
General Education Requirements (33 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar (Select Section "BY")3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with MA-115, MA-116, MA-125, or MA-151 0
Natural Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with required BY courses0
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with IT-102
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with BY-441 and BY-4950
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV or select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Biology (BY) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
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BY-102 Applications in Biotechnology (3 cr.), BY-104 Human Biology (3 cr.), BY-105 Introductory Biology and Human Development (3 cr.), and BY-106 The Brain - Highs and Lows (3 cr.) are not available to BY majors. 

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.