Biological Sciences

Prerequisite Semester hours required Common course title Departments Notes
Anatomy with lab* 3-4 hours -Human Anatomy

-Vertebrate Anatomy

-Comparative Anatomy

-BIO, ESS, PE
HPE, HP, LIFS, ZOO
Alternate courses:
Anat & Physiology
I & II (3-4 hrs each with labs)
Physiology* 3-4 hours -Human Physiology

-Vertebrate Physiology

-Mammalian Physiology

-BIO, ESS, PE
HPE, ZOO
Alternate courses:
Anat & Physiology
I & II (3-4 hrs each with labs)
DO NOT COUNT EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY
Biology with lab 3-4 hours -General Biology

-Zoology

-Microbiology

-Exercise Physiology

-BIO, ZOO NOT COUNTED:

Botany, Body Mechanics, Forestry, Ecology, Ornithology, Wildlife Resources

*NOTE: It is preferred, but not required, that Anatomy and Physiology be taken as upper level courses through the hard science departments (as opposed to the physical education or exercise science departments). Anatomy lab and Biology lab courses must be taken "in person", not an online course.