Bachelor of Arts in General Biology - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 57

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
BIOL 230 Introductory Biology I (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
MATH 197 Prelude to Calculus I (Prerequisite for MATH 226 and CHEM 115) 2,3 3
GE Area A 4 3
 Units14
Second Semester
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
MATH 198 Prelude to Calculus II (Prerequisite for MATH 226, B4) 2,3 3
 
PHYS 111
PHYS 112
General Physics I
and General Physics I Laboratory (Major Lower-Division Core, B1, B3)
4
 Units15
Third Semester
BIOL 240 Introductory Biology II (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
Select One (Major Lower-Division Core, B4): 2 4-5
Elementary Statistics
and Mathematics for Elementary Statistics
 
Calculus I 3  
PHYS 121
PHYS 122
General Physics II
and General Physics II Laboratory (Major Lower-Division Core)
4
GE Area E 3
 Units16-17
Fourth Semester
CHEM 130 General Organic Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 3
CHEM 215 General Chemistry II: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts (Major Lower-Division Core) 3
Ecology Course - Select One 6 3-4
GE Area A 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
BIOL 355 Genetics (Major Upper-Division Core) 3
Physiology Course - Select One 7 5-7
Physiology Lab or University Elective 8
 
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units14-16
Sixth Semester
Cell Biology Course - Select One 9 4-8
Cell Biology Lab or University Elective 8
 
Evolutionary or Organismal Biology Course - Select One 10 3-5
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units17-21
Seventh Semester
Upper-Division Major Electives - Select 4-8 Units in Consultation with an Advisor 11 4
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 5
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Upper-Division Major Electives - Take One 11 3
or University Elective if already satisfied
 
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Four 5 11
 Units14
 Total Units120-128