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Curriculum

   Department of Biological Sciences
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Curriculum

Students may follow a four-year course schedule leading to a B.S. degree in Biology or the five-year program leading to the integrated BS/MS degree in Biology.

Sample Plan of Study

In addition to the Clark Atlanta University Core Curriculum Requirements, the biology major requires the following biological sciences and cognate courses:

  • Biology 111 & Biology 112, General Biology I & II for Majors.

  • Biology 375, Cell and Molecular Biology.

  • Biology 312, Genetics.

  • Biology 478, Cell Biology Laboratory.

  • Biology 480, Undergraduate Research or Biology 482, Seminar.

  • Biology 491 & Biology 492, Biochemistry I & II or Biology 390, Survey of Biochemistry & and an additional elective at the 400 level.

  • Four Biology Elective Courses.

  • Chemistry 111 & Chemistry 112, General Chemistry I & II.

  • Chemistry 231 & Chemistry 232, Organic Chemistry I & II.

  • Physics 111 & Physics 112, General Physics I & II.

  • Mathematics 105 & 106, Precalculus I & II.

  • Mathematics 111, Calculus I is strongly recommended for those desiring graduate and professional study.