Degree Plans

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with major in Biology Sample Four-Year Plan

First Year Fall
BIO 1124 Cell Biology
CHM 1124 General Chemistry I
BBL 1013 Old Testament Survey
COR 1002 Gateway Seminar
EGL 1013 English I
Total Hours 16

First Year Spring
BIO 1134 Plant Biology
CHM 1134 General Chemistry II
EGL 1023 English II
KIN 1002 Wellness
MTH 1123 Survey of Calculus
Total Hours 16
Second Year Fall
BIO 2134 Animal Biology
BBL 1023 New Testament Survey
HST 1013 Western Civilization I
                 Social Science Elective
                 Minor/Elective
Total Hours 16-17

Second Year Spring
BIO 2174 Genetics
HST 1023 Western Civilization II
KIN 10X1 Wellness Activity Course
MTH 2103 Applied Statistics for Scientists
                  Minor/Elective
Total Hours 14-15

Third Year Fall
BIO XXX4 Biology Elective
BIO XXX4 Biology Elective
BIO 3301 Field Experience
POL 2113 American Government
                 Minor/Elective
Total Hours 15-16

Third Year Spring
BIO XXX4 Biology Elective
BIO XXX4 Biology Elective
BBL 3003 Evangelical Theology
                 Minor/Elective
Total Hours 14-15
Fourth Year Fall
BIO XXX4 Biology Elective
BBL 4002 Christian Life
                 Arts Elective
                 Philosophy Elective
                 Minor/Elective
Total Hours 15-16
Fourth Year Spring
BIO 4103 Bioethics†
EGL 4003 Masterpieces of Literature
                 Global Studies Core Elective
                 Minor/Elective
                 Minor/Elective
Total Hours 15-17


Total Hours for Four Years: 124+

† The order of alternate year courses will differ depending on whether a student begins his/her studies at JBU in an even or an odd year.

Biochemistry 4 Year Plan