College of Natural and Social Science Prerequisites

Biology Prerequisites

(Each prerequisite course is currently being enforced, unless an additional effective date is listed.) 

Course 

Current Prerequisite 

 New Prerequisite 

BIOL 105GS

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 106GS

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

1st year freshmen only

BIOL 201

BIOL 105, BIOL 106, or permission of instructor


 

BIOL 215GS

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 or departmental permission

BIOL 226

BIOL 225 or permission of instructor

BIOL 290

BIOL 105, BIOL 106

 
 

BIOL 301

One course in General Chemistry or permission of instructor

BIOL 305

MATH 102 or higher OR ACT score of 20 or higher

BIOL 307

BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 or permission

BIOL 309

8 hours of college Biology; CHEM 161 and CHEM 250 or CHEM 361 or permission

BIOL 311

Junior/Senior standing or 24 hours in Biology/Chemistry.

BIOL 330

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

BIOL 360

BIOL 106 AND either BIOL  226 or BIOL 290 OR BIOL 309
 


 

BIOL 375

Grade level of "C" or better in BIOL 201 & Junior-Level standing
 


 

BIOL 380

BIOL 103GS or BIOL 106GS, or permission of instructor

BIOL 388

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

BIOL 400

At least 8 hours of Biology, or departmental permission (recommended BIOL 309, 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 if 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

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, 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


 

BIOL 421

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

BIOL 430

Permission of instructor

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

BIOL 456

Permission of instructor

BIOL 461

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


 

BIOL 462

BIOL 105 and BIOL 201 and BIOL 307 or permission of instructor. 


 

BIOL 465

BIOL 105 or BIOL 106 and BIOL 309 and CHEM 161 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

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


 

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 BIOL 211 or 400 

BIOL 809P 

BIOL 307 and General Biology I & II 

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.