Mar 05, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Biology, BA


Program Coordinator: Jean-Luc Scemama (105-N Howell Science Complex, 252-328-6313, scemamaj@ecu.edu)

The core curriculum in biology is intended to give majors a background in biodiversity, cell biology, evolution, ecology, genetics, molecular biology, and physiology.

Minimum degree requirements is 120 s.h. of credit as follows:

1. General education requirements - 40 s.h.


(For information about courses that carry general education credit see General Education Program .)

2. Demonstrated foreign language proficiency through level 2004 - 12 s.h.


(For information about the foreign language requirement see Special requirements for the BA Degree and Placement Testing Foreign Language.)

Note:


CHEM 1150, CHEM 1151, CHEM 1160, CHEM 1161 are required, but CHEM 1120 and 1130 will be considered for students transferring into the program.

5. Minor and/or electives - 29 s.h.


  • A minimum of two biology classes with laboratory are required.
  • Students can choose an area of specialization with the help of an advisor. Area of specializations include but are not limited to, bioinformatics, biotechnology, conservation, education/communication, and marine biology.
  • Students can also elect to complete a minor.