The Biology Major at SOU consists of a lower division core sequence, a diverse upper division core sequence, supporting sciences (chemistry, physics, and mathematics), upper division electives, research intensive capstone courses, and seminars for our majors. 


Click Here for the Biology Major Checklist, which details all of the course requirements for the major.


If you are a student continuing with an earlier Biology Major catalog year, please see your advisor to plan your specific course requirements and scheduling.

If you are interested in pursuing a degree in Biology, please meet with a Biology advisor as soon as possible. To find an appropriate advisor, please speak with any Biology faculty member or staff member in the Science Hall Office (Cascade 101, 552-6341). If you would like to declare yourself a Biology major, please see a staff member in the Science Hall Office to find an appropriate advisor for you.


Please see our Course Scheduling page to find out when specific Biology elective courses are offered.


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