Transfer

Biology Major Program Suggestions

Biology major, Comprehensive major or Molecular Biology major


First Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

Expository Writing (GS)

3

Expository Writing (GS)

3

General Botany
or Biology I

4

General Zoology
or Biology II

4

General Chemistry I

4

General Chemistry II

4

College Algebra or Plane Trigonometry

3

Calculus

3-5

Elective

1

Elective

0-1

Hours

15

Hours

15-16


Second Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

Economics (GS)

3

Aesthetics (GS) or History (GS)

3

Statistics

3

Human Physiology

4

Organic Chemistry

5

Organic Chemistry

5

Physics

5

General Psychology (GS) or English Literature (GS)

3

Hours

16

Hours

15


The student should contact the Department of Biology prior to their second year. Some programs are very specific. Two semesters of organic chemistry may be needed for some programs. If you plan to pursue the wildlife emphasis, request a current list of requirements before enrolling for your sophomore year. For additional information contact:

Dr. Joseph Springer, Chair
Department of Biology
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska 68849
Telephone: (308) 865-8548 or 8920