should consult with their advisor to determine the best program for
their individual needs. Those who wish to apply to medical, dental,
veterinary, pharmacy or other graduate schools should also ascertain the
specific admission requirements for the professional schools to which
they plan to apply. Consultation with the academic advisor is
recommended and the standard curriculum can then be enhanced
accordingly. Students may also wish to complete requirements for a minor
in Chemistry or Biochemistry (descriptions of these minors are provided
under the Chemistry Department section of this catalog).
Additional information is available from the Biology
The Pre-Medical and Other Pre-Health Advising Program is
described in the Institutes and Enrichment Programs section of this
Registration in upper division Biology courses has a
prerequisite of CHEM 230 or 236 and requires a GPA of 2.0 or higher for
combined grades earned in BIOL- 104, 105, 106 and 212 (or equivalent).
For Environmental Science majors, the prerequisite for
registration in upper division Biology courses is completion of ENVS 212
and a GPA of 2.0 or higher for combined grades earned in BIOL- 105,
106, and CHEM 236 (or equivalent).