Declaring and Fulfilling the Major
Biology Degree Requirements
The links below provide curriculum guides and checklists. For the
official list of requirements, students must refer to the Bulletin
corresponding to the year that they entered Harpur College.
Declaring the Major
To declare a major in Biology, a student must see a Biology faculty
advisor. A new advising schedule is posted at the beginning of each
semester. Before visiting an advisor, students should run Degree Works
or DARS using the "What If" feature for Biology majors. You can run
as many versions as you want. Bring the print-out to your advising
Courses that Satisfy Requirements for the Major
Courses that satisfy the upper-level Biology laboratory requirement for
the B.A. and the B.S. in Biology are indicated on the table linked below.
Do not confuse the Biology major requirement with the General
Education "L" requirement.
The table also indicates which courses fulfill upper level Biology
requirements for the Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) and Ecology,
Evolution, Behavior (EEB) concentrations for the B.S. Biology majors.
Schedule of OfferingsThe linked document shows the planned future teaching schedule. It is
subject to change. Schedule of Offerings