Honors in Biology

Honors in biology
Biology majors may graduate with honors in biology. To qualify,
students must have overall and biology GPAs of at least 3.5 and must complete the following courses in this sequence: BIOL 392
Introduction to Research, at least four credits of BIOL 495 Research and Thesis and BIOL 489 and 490 . Grades of A or B must be earned in each of the listed courses. Students who qualify will have the notation “Honors in Biology” placed on their transcript. Students must meet all Department of Biology requirements for graduation. Students should consult with their academic advisers to create a program suitable to their particular needs and interests.

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