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Division of Natural Sciences & MathematicsDepartment of Biological Sciences

BA and BS in Biology

Undergraduate Majors

Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BS) in Biology

See detailed requirements in the undergraduate bulletin:  http://bulletin.du.edu/

Summary of Required Courses for BA

  • Coursework in Biological Sciences: 45 qtr hrs
  • Either Chemistry Minor (20 hrs) or any other minor plus one year of chemistry
  • Math: two quarters (8 qtr hrs of mathematics/statistics)

Summary of Required Courses for BS

  • Coursework in Biological Sciences: 45 qtr hrs
  • Chemistry Minor plus a second minor selected from any other Department or program.
  • Math: one year (12 qtr hrs of calculus/statistics)
  • Physics: one year (15 qtr hrs)