B. S. in Biology and B. S. in Science, Technology and Society

(129 credits minimum)

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
1st SemesterTerm Credits
CHEM 125 General Chemistry I 3
HUM 101 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking I 3
MATH 111 Calculus I 4
BNFO 135 Programming for Bioinformatics 3
BIOL 200 Concepts in Biology 4
FRSH SEM Freshman Seminar 0
 Term Credits17
2nd Semester
CHEM 124 General Chemistry Laboratory 1
CHEM 126 General Chemistry II 3
HUM 102 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking II 3
MATH 112 Calculus II 4
STS 101 Foundations of Science, Technology and Society 3
BIOL 205 Foundations of Biology: Ecology and Evolution Lecture 3
BIOL 206 Foundations of Biology: Ecology and Evolution Lab 1
 Term Credits18
Second Year
1st Semester
CHEM 243 Organic Chemistry I 3
STS 257 Technology, Society and Culture: An American View 3
PHYS 111 Physics I 3
PHYS 111A Physics I Laboratory 1
R120 201 Foundations Of Biology 3
R120 202 Foundations Of Biology Lab 1
MATH 211 Calculus III A 3
 Term Credits17
2nd Semester
CHEM 244 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM 244A Organic Chemistry II Laboratory 2
STS 258 Technology, Society and Culture: A Global View 3
PHYS 121 Physics II 3
PHYS 121A Physics II Laboratory 1
MATH 333 Probability and Statistics 3
Physical Education 1
 Term Credits16
Third Year
1st Semester
PHIL 355 The Philosophy of Science 3
STS 304 Writing about Science, Technology and Society 3
Elective Math Cognate * 3
BIOL/STS Biology/Lab Focus 2 4
BIOL/STS Focus Course 3 3
 Term Credits16
2nd Semester
STS 301 Independent Study 1
STS 307 Fundamentals of Research in STS 3
STS 310 Technology and Human Values 3
BIOL/STS Focus Course 4 3
Elective Biology/Lab 4
Physical Education 1
 Term Credits15
Fourth Year
1st Semester
STS 490 Project and Seminar I 3
Elective Biology Focus Course 5 3
BIOL/STS Biology/Lab 3
Elective Biology Focus 6 3
BNFO 236 Programming For Bioinfo II 3
 Term Credits15
2nd Semester
MGMT 390 Principles of Management 3
HSS 408 Humanities Senior Seminar - Science, Technology, and Society 3
Elective Biology 3
Elective Biology 3
STS 491 Project and Seminar II 3
 Term Credits15
 Total Credits129
*

Choice of MATH 222 Differential EquationsMATH 227 Mathematical ModelingMATH 337 Linear Algebra or MATH 340 Applied Numerical Methods.

B. A. in Biology and B. S. in Science, Technology and Society

(128 credits minimum)

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
1st SemesterTerm Credits
CHEM 125 General Chemistry I 3
HUM 101 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking I 3
MATH 111 Calculus I 4
BNFO 135 Programming for Bioinformatics 3
BIOL 200 Concepts in Biology 4
FRSH SEM Freshman Seminar 0
 Term Credits17
2nd Semester
CHEM 124 General Chemistry Laboratory 1
CHEM 126 General Chemistry II 3
HUM 102 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking II 3
MATH 105 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3
STS 101 Foundations of Science, Technology and Society 3
BIOL 205 Foundations of Biology: Ecology and Evolution Lecture 3
BIOL 206 Foundations of Biology: Ecology and Evolution Lab 1
 Term Credits17
Second Year
1st Semester
CHEM 243 Organic Chemistry I 3
STS 257 Technology, Society and Culture: An American View 3
PHYS 111 Physics I 3
PHYS 111A Physics I Laboratory 1
R120 201 Foundations Of Biology 3
R120 202 Foundations Of Biology Lab 1
Physical Education 1
 Term Credits15
2nd Semester
CHEM 244 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM 244A Organic Chemistry II Laboratory 2
STS 258 Technology, Society and Culture: A Global View 3
PHYS 121 Physics II 3
PHYS 121A Physics II Laboratory 1
BIOL/STS Focus Course 1 3
Physical Education 1
 Term Credits16
Third Year
1st Semester
PHIL 355 The Philosophy of Science 3
STS 304 Writing about Science, Technology and Society 3
BIOL/STS Focus Course 2 3
BIOL/STS Focus Course 3 3
Elective Biology/Lab 4
 Term Credits16
2nd Semester
STS 301 Independent Study 1
STS 307 Fundamentals of Research in STS 3
STS 310 Technology and Human Values 3
BIOL/STS Focus Course 4 3
BIOL/STS Focus Course 5 3
Elective Biology/Lab 4
 Term Credits17
Fourth Year
1st Semester
MGMT 390 Principles of Management 3
STS 490 Project and Seminar I 3
BIOL/STS Focus Course 6 3
Elective Biology/Lab 3
Elective Biology 3
 Term Credits15
2nd Semester
HSS 408 Humanities Senior Seminar - Science, Technology, and Society 3
Elective Biology 3
Elective Biology 3
Elective Biology 3
STS 491 Project and Seminar II 3
 Term Credits15
 Total Credits128

35 credits in Biology required.