Department of Life, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree
Major in Biotechnology (Major Code: 101)
A student must complete a minimum of 120 semester credit hours to include at least 36 advanced hours. In addition to a major in biotechnology, students planning careers in forensic science should consider a minor in criminal justice consisting of the following 18 hours: CRIJ 1301, 1306, 3322, 3374, 4340, 4348.
University Core Curriculum Requirements
Select BIOL 1406 and 1407 to satisfy the natural sciences requirement. Select MATH 2413 to satisfy the mathematics requirement. Refer to the “University Core Curriculum” section of the catalog.
Biotechnology Core Requirements
*For further specialization in biotechnology, an internship in industry or research is recommended.
**This course is highly recommended.
Electives (7–18 hours)