Biology Prerequisites

Prerequisite is currently being enforced unless an additional effective date is listed.

Course

Current Prerequisite

New Prerequisite

BIOL 105

Three years of high school science including biology and chemistry and a minimum score of 20 on the ACT or equivalent or a college science course or departmental permission

BIOL 106

Three years of high school science including biology and chemistry and a minimum score of 20 on the ACT or equivalent or a college science course or departmental permission

BIOL 188

First year freshman standing or sophomore standing only

BIOL 201

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor

Effective 18S:

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106, both with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of instructor.

BIOL 215

Three years of high school science including biology and chemistry and a minimum score of 20 on the ACT or equivalent or a college science course or departmental permission

BIOL 225

CHEM 145 or CHEM 150 or CHEM 160 and CHEM 160L or permission of instructor

BIOL 226

BIOL 225 or permission of instructor

BIOL 231

Students must have earned a grade of "C" or better in both BIOL 105 and BIOL 106

BIOL 290

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106

BIOL 301

One course in general chemistry or permission of instructor

BIOL 305

MATH 102 or above or MATH ACT score of 20 or above

BIOL 307

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor

Effective 18S:

BIOL 105 or permission of instructor

BIOL 309

8 hours of college Biology and CHEM 161 and CHEM 161L and either CHEM 250 and CHEM 150L or CHEM 361 and CHEM 361L or permission

BIOL 311

Junior standing or 24 hours of college Biology or Chemistry

Effective 18S:

Sophomore standing (or higher) or 8 hours of college Biology and/or Chemistry or permission of instructor.

BIOL 330

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor.
BIOL 201 and BIOL 307 are highly recommended.

Effective 18S:

BIOL 307 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 360

BIOL 106 and BIOL 226 or BIOL 290 or BIOL 309

BIOL 375

Grade of "C" or better in BIOL 201 and Junior standing

BIOL 380

BIOL 103 or BIOL 106 or permission of instructor

BIOL 388

Junior or senior level standing and within 6 hours of completing general studies requirements

BIOL 388L

Corequisite: BIOL 388

BIOL 400

8 hours of Biology, or departmental permission (recommended completion of or concurrent enrollment in BIOL 309

BIOL 401

BIOL 211 or BIOL 400 and BIOL 309 or CHEM 351 or permission of instructor. BIOL 360 strongly recommended.

BIOL 403

BIOL 105 and one year of Chemistry or permission of instructor.

BIOL 404

8 hours of BIOL 200-499 completed OR permission of instructor

BIOL 405

BIOL 307 or BIOL 418

Effective 18S:

BIOL 307

BIOL 406

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 and BIOL 307 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 409

BIOL 307

BIOL 416

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 418

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 420

Permission of Instructor must be obtained for enrollment and at least 16 hours of biology including Grade Level of "C" or better in BIOL 375 and specific biology courses necessary for the problem undertaken

Effective 18S:

Grade of "C" or better in BIOL 201 and instructor permission.

Students must have a faculty member willing to mentor them on the research project.

BIOL 421

Permission of instructor must be obtained for enrollment and at least 16 hours of biology including Grade level of "C" or better in BIOL 375

Effective Spring 2018: BIOL 231

BIOL 430

Permission of instructor

BIOL 431

Permission of instructor must be obtained for enrollment, students must have earned a grade of "C" or better in BIOL 231 and must have a faculty member willing to mentor them on the research project.

BIOL 433

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106

BIOL 435

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 440

BIOL 211GS or BIOL 400 or permission of instructor

BIOL 450

BIOL 309 and BIOL 360 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 452

BIOL 309 or CHEM 351 and CHEM 351L

BIOL 456

Permission of instructor

BIOL 461

8 hours of BIOL 200-499 completed OR permission of instructor

BIOL 462

BIOL 105 and BIOL 231 and BIOL 307 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 465

Either BIOL 105 or BIOL 106 and BIOL 309 and CHEM 161 and CHEM 161L AND organic chemistry OR permission of instructor.

BIOL 468

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106. Take concurrently with BIOL 468L.

BIOL 468L

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106. Take concurrently with BIOL 468

BIOL 471

Either BIOL 103 OR BIOL 105 AND PHYS 201, AND admission to Teacher Education

Effective 18S:

Admission to Teacher Education Program or instructor permission.

BIOL 472

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 473

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 474

BIOL 105 or permission of instructor.

BIOL 475

At least 12 hours of biology AND junior or senior standing AND permission of instructor

BIOL 480

At least 20 hours of Biology or permission of instructor

BIOL 482

BIOL 360 or permission of instructor

BIOL 485

BIOL 360 or BIOL 461

BIOL 801P

BIOL 309 AND BIOL 360 AND either BIOL 211 or BIOL 400

BIOL 809P

BIOL 307 and General Biology I & II

BIOL 820

Effective Spring 2016: Must be a Biology major or permission.

BIOL 821

Permission of instructor

BIOL 831A

BIOL 820

BIOL 831B

BIOL 820 and Prereq or Coreq BIOL 831A

BIOL 831C

BIOL 820 and Prereq or Coreq BIOL 831B

BIOL 831D

BIOL 820 and Prereq or Coreq BIOL 831C

BIOL 831E

BIOL 820 and Prereq or Coreq BIOL 831D

BIOL 831F

BIOL 820 and Prereq or Coreq BIOL 831E

BIOL 833P

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106

BIOL 850P

BIOL 309 and BIOL 360 OR permission of instructor

BIOL 852P

BIOL 309 or Chem 351

BIOL 868P

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 OR permission of instructor

BIOL 868L

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106. Concurrent enrollment in BIOL 868P.