Biology Four-Year Plan

Starting in EVEN Years (2014-2015)

This four-year plan is a sample and only for planning purposes; this is not an official document. It is recommended that you meet with an Academic Advisor each semester.

Year One: Fall 2014 (17 units) Year One: Spring 2015 (17 units)
Principles of Biology I (BIOL 111/L)

General Chemistry I (CHEM 120/L/R)

Pre-Calculus (MATH 170) if necessary

New Testament Survey (NT 101C)

Cornerstone (CORE 101C)

Lifetime Fitness (KINE 145C)

Principles of Biology II (BIOL 112/L)

General Chemistry II (CHEM 121/L/R)

Calculus I (MATH 180)

Persuasive Writing (ENG 120C)

Lifetime Fit Activity (KINE 146C)

Year Two: Fall 2015 (16 units) Year Two: Spring 2016 (18 units)
Cell Biology (BIOL 220 and 220L)

Organic Chemistry I (CHEM 304/L/R)

Calculus II (MATH 181)

Foundations of Christian Life (THEO 101C)

 

Microbiology (BIOL 309 and BIOL 309L)

Organic Chemistry II (CHEM 305/L/R)

Research Writing (ENGL 220C)

World Civilizations II (HIST 204C)

Speech Communication (COMM 201C)

Year Three: Fall 2016 (18 units) Year Three: Spring 2017(17 units)
Biochemistry (CHEM 430/L)

General Ecology (BIOL 315/L)

Physics: Mechanics and Heat (PSCI 223 and 223L)

Diversity/Multicultural Social Science Requirement (ANTH102, PSYC103C)

Old Testament Survey (OT 201C)

Biology electives

Physics: Elec/Mag/Sound/Light (PSCI 225 and 225L)

Fine Arts Requirement

Social Science Requirement (SOC 100C)

United States His. or Gov. (HIST156C or POLS155C)

Year Four: Fall 2017 (15 units) Year Four: Spring 2018 (13 units)
Biology electives

Undergraduate Biological Research (BIOL 485)

Literary Perspectives (ENGL 230C or ENGL 433C)

Developing a Christian Worldview (THEO 300C)

Biostatistics (MATH 168C)

Genetics (BIOL 311 and 311L)

Biology electives

Capstone Seminar in Biology (BIOL 499C)

Christian Heritage (CHIS 400C)

 

Spr 2017 Biology electives: BIOL305/L Phy Vert., BIOL348/L Coastal Ecology, BIOL 451/L Immunology

Fall 2017 Biology electives: BIOL320/L Comp Vert., BIOL432/L Neurosci., BIOL440/L Mol. Biol.

Spr 2018 Biology electives: BIOL335 Bio. of Cancer, BIOL347/L Upland Field Biology

 

 

 

Biology Four Year Plan

Starting in ODD Years (2015-2016)

This four-year plan is a sample and only for planning purposes; this is not an official document. It is recommended that you meet with an Academic Advisor each semester.

Year One: Fall 2015 (17 units) Year One: Spring 2016 (17 units)
Principles of Biology I (BIOL 111/L)

General Chemistry I (CHEM 120/L/R)

Pre-Calculus (MATH 170) if necessary

New Testament Survey (NT 101C)

Cornerstone (CORE 101C)

Lifetime Fitness (KINE 145C)

Principles of Biology II (BIOL 112/L)

General Chemistry II (CHEM 121/L/R)

Calculus I (MATH 180)

Persuasive Writing (ENG 120C)

Lifetime Fit Activity (KINE 146C)

Year Two: Fall 2016 (16 units) Year Two: Spring 2017 (15 units)
Cell Biology (BIOL 220 and 220L)

Organic Chemistry I (CHEM 304/L/R)

Calculus II (MATH 181)

Foundations of Christian Life (THEO 101C)

Genetics (BIOL 311 and 311L)

Organic Chemistry II (CHEM 305/L/R)

Research Writing (ENGL 220C)

Diversity/Multicultural Social Science Requirement

(ANTH 102C, PSYC 103C or SOCI 100C)

Year Three: Fall 2017 (18 units) Year Three: Spring 2018 (15 units)
General Ecology (BIOL 315/L)

Biology Electives

Physics: Mechanics and Heat (PSCI 223 and 223L)

Biostatistics (MATH 168C)

Old Testament Survey (OT 201C)

Microbiology (BIOL 309 and 309L)

Biology electives

Physics: Elec/Mag/Sound/Light (PSCI 225 and 225L)

US History (HIST 156C) or US Government (POLS 235C)

Year Four: Fall 2018 (15 units) Year Four: Spring 2019 (15 units)
Biochemistry (CHEM 430 and CHEM430L)

Undergraduate Biological Research (BIOL 485)

Literary Perspectives (ENGL 230C or ENGL 433C)

Developing a Christian Worldview (THEO 300C)

Speech Communication (COMM 201C)

Biology Elective

Capstone Seminar in Biology (BIOL 499C)

Christian Heritage (CHIS 400C)

Social Science Requirement (SOC 100C)

Fine Arts Requirement

Spr 2017 Biology electives: BIOL305/L Phy Vert., BIOL348/L Coastal Ecology, BIOL 451/L Immunology

Fall 2017 Biology electives: BIOL320/L Comp Vert., BIOL432/L Neurosci., BIOL440/L Mol. Biol.

Spr 2018 Biology electives: BIOL335 Bio. of Cancer, BIOL347/L Upland Field Biology

Fall 2018 Biology electives: BIOL 402/L Histology

Spr 2019 Biology electives: BIOL305/L Phy Vert., BIOL348/L Coastal Ecology, BIOL 451/L Immunology