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    Jul 25, 2024  
Lee University Catalog 2019-2020 
Lee University Catalog 2019-2020 [Archived Catalog]

Biological Science (BIOLS.BS)

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Degree Checklist

For a check list of all the courses required for this degree program and a suggested four-year sequence of study, please click on the link below.

BIOLS_BS 19-20  

General Education Requirements - Total Hours: 40-46

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Seven hours are fulfilled through the program’s major requirements.


Biology Electives: 12

Select course offerings in Biology at the 300 level or above (BIOS-495 does not count)

Elective courses may be taken through the Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies. Suggested Au Sable courses include the following:

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine Mammals
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Watersheds in Global Development
  • Environmental Applications for Geographic Information Systems
  • Conservation Biology
  • Restoration Ecology

Further information about the Au Sable Institute and a current list of courses is available at

Subtotal Specialty Area Requirements: 40

Collateral Requirements*

Subtotal Collateral Requirements: 20-21

General Electives - Total Hours: 10-17

Total Hours in Program: 120

Note: Students interested in graduate studies are strongly encouraged to take CHYS-262/262L, PHYS-261 and PHYS-262.

* Must earn a grade of C-or better in each course. A minimum of 12 hours at the 300-level or above must be taken at Lee University.


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