The schedule below represents courses Biology expects to offer in coming semesters. Specific course offerings are not guaranteed; scheduling changes may occur. Please see the catalog for course descriptions and course schedule for details on modes of delivery.

Catalog (Course Descriptions)

Course Schedules (Modes of Delivery)

Fall 2020

Introductory Courses

Exploratory (non-majors)
BIO 108 Human Biology w/lab (L. McNally; Lecture & Lab Hybrid)

Required entry to major (take 111 or 113 and 112 or 114 in any order)
BIO 111 Molecules, Genes, & Cells w/lab (K. Bernd; Lecture & Lab Hybrid)
BIO 113 Integrated Concepts in Biology I w/lab (M. Campbell; Lecture & Lab Online)
BIO 113 Integrated Concepts in Biology I w/lab (R. Pollet; Lecture & Lab Online)
BIO 114 Integrated Concepts in Biology II w/lab (C. Paradise; Lecture & Lab Online)
BIO 114 Integrated Concepts in Biology II w/lab (K. Smith; Lecture & Lab Hybrid )
BIO 114 Integrated Concepts in Biology II w/lab (S. Wadgymar; Lecture & Lab Online )

Group A Courses

Advanced Cellular/Molecular Lab
BIO 201 Genetics w/lab (J. Whitson; Lecture Hybrid, Lab Flex)
BIO 202 Microbiology w/lab (J. Sich; Lecture Flex)
BIO 303 Biochemistry w/lab (B. Thurtle-Schmidt; Lecture Online, Lab Flex)
BIO 333 Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience (R. El Bejjani; Lecture Online, Lab Hybrid)

Group B Courses

Advanced Organismal/Ecological Lab/Field
BIO 223 Animal Behavior (M. Stanback; Lecture & Lab Online)
BIO 321 Ecology (N. Starkloff; Lecture & Lab Hybrid)
BIO 331 Behavioral Neuroscience w/lab | crosslisted as PSY302 (J. Ramirez; Lecture & Lab Flex)

Additional Advanced Courses

Seminars, Group Investigations, Etc.
BIO 230 The Host-Pathogen Interaction (S. Sarafova; Lecture Online)
BIO 232 Vertebrate Natural History (M. Stanback; Lecture Online)
BIO 240 Biostatistics for Life Scientists (S. Wadgymar; Lecture Online)
BIO 261 Neuroscience of Exercise (B. Lom; Lecture Online)
BIO 310 Human Physiology (M. Barsoum; Lecture Online)
BIO 354 Mechanisms of Membrane Transport (B. Thurtle-Schmidt; Lecture Hybrid)
BIO 364 Immune System Dysfunction (S. Sarafova; Lecture Online)
BIO 365 Biology of Cancer (J. Melonakos; Lecture Flex)

Independent Study & Research Courses
BIO 370 Directed Reading in Biology 
BIO 371 Research in Biology I
BIO 372 Research in Biology II
BIO 373 Research in Biology III
BIO 374 Research in Biology IV
BIO 379 Thesis in Biology

Spring 2021

Introductory Courses

Exploratory (non-majors)
BIO 105 Biology For Life w/lab
BIO 151 Use and Misuse of Data in Biology

Required entry to major (take 111 or 113 and 112 or 114 in any order)
BIO 111 Molecules, Genes, & Cells
BIO 112 Organisms, Evolution, & Ecosystems
BIO 113 Integrated Concepts in Biology I w/lab
BIO 114 Integrated Concepts in Biology II w/lab

Group A Courses

Advanced Cellular/Molecular Lab
BIO 201 Genetics w/lab
BIO 303 Biochemistry w/lab
BIO 307 Immunology w/lab

Group B Courses

Advanced Organismal/Ecological Lab/Field
BIO 320 Plant Adaptations w/lab

Additional Advanced Courses

Seminars, Group Investigations, Etc.
BIO 209 Bioinformatics Programming | crosslisted as CSC209
BIO 240 Biostatistics for Life Scientists
BIO 309 Genomics
BIO 343 Laboratory Methods in Genomics
BIO 391 Maternal and Fetal Health
BIO 393 Advances in Genome Editing

Independent Study & Research Courses
BIO 370 Directed Reading in Biology
BIO 371 Research in Biology I
BIO 372 Research in Biology II
BIO 373 Research in Biology III
BIO 374 Research in Biology IV
BIO 379 Thesis in Biology

Fall 2021 (tentative; more will be added soon)

Introductory Courses

Exploratory (non-majors)
BIO 108 Human Biology w/lab

Required entry to major (take 111 or 113 and 112 or 114 in any order)
BIO 111 Molecules, Genes, & Cells w/lab
BIO 112 Organisms, Ecosystems, & Evolution
BIO 113 Integrated Concepts in Biology I w/lab
BIO 114 Integrated Concepts in Biology II w/lab

Group A Courses

Advanced Cellular/Molecular Lab
BIO 201 Genetics w/lab
BIO 303 Biochemistry w/lab

Group B Courses

Advanced Organismal/Ecological Lab/Field
BIO 223 Animal Behavior
BIO 321 Ecology w/lab
BIO 331 Behavioral Neuroscience w/lab | crosslisted as PSY302

Additional Advanced Courses

Seminars, Group Investigations, Etc.
BIO 232 Behavioral Ecology
BIO 240 Biostatistics for Life Scientists
BIO 261 Neuroscience of Exercise
BIO 365 Cancer Biology
BIO 368 Healthcare in Zambia

Independent Study & Research Courses
BIO 370 Directed Reading in Biology
BIO 371 Research in Biology I
BIO 372 Research in Biology II
BIO 373 Research in Biology III
BIO 374 Research in Biology IV
BIO 379 Thesis in Biology