Bachelor of Science in Biology: Concentration in Ecology - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 67

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
BIOL 230 Introductory Biology I (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
ENG 104 First Year Composition Stretch I 1 3
MATH 197 Prelude to Calculus I (Prerequisite for MATH 226) 2,3 3
GE Area A 4 3
GE Area C 3
 Units17
Second Semester
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
ENG 105 First Year Composition 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 5
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Lower-Division Core, B4) 2,3 4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Fourth Semester
CHEM 130 General Organic Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 6 3
Select Two (Major Lower-Division Core): 8-9
General Chemistry II: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts
and General Chemistry II Laboratory: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts
 
Calculus II  
General Physics II
and General Physics II Laboratory
 
GE Area A 3
 Units14-15
Fifth Semester
BIOL 355 Genetics (Major Upper-Division Core) 7 3
BIOL 458 Biometry (Major Upper-Division Core) 4
GE Area C - Take Two 6
GE Area D 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
BIOL 337 Evolution (Major Upper-Division Core) 3
BIOL 525
Plant Physiology (Major Upper-Division Core)
or Animal Physiology
3
Major Upper-Division Electives (11–14 Units Total) - Take One 8 2-4
GE Area D 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units14-16
Seventh Semester
Major Upper-Division Electives (11–14 Units Total) - Take Two to Three 8 8
Major Upper-Division Requirement (6–8 Units Total) - Take One 9 4
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Major Upper-Division Electives (11–14 Units Total) - Take One 8 2-4
Major Upper-Division Requirement (6–8 Units Total) - Take One to Two 9 4-6
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5
 Units14-18
 Total Units120-127