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Biology
A.S. Program
Hegis Code: 5604

Total Credits: 64-65

First Semester Credits
BIO 109 Principles of Biology I 4
CHE 151 Inorganic Chemistry I 4
ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or
ENG 101 Composition I or
ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I (1)
3
MAT Elective (2)
4
Social Science Elective (3) 3
Total Semester Credits 18
   
Second Semester Credits
BIO 110 Principles of Biology II 4
CHE 152 Inorganic Chemistry II 4
ENG 102 Composition  II or
ENG 109 The Art of Analysis / Honors English II
3
MAT Elective (2) 4
Social Science Elective (3) 3
Total Semester Credits 18
   
Third Semester Credits
BIO [200-level] Elective (4) 4
CHE 201 Organic Chemistry I 5
Elective 3
Humanities Elective (5) 3
PED Activity 1
Total Semester Credits 16
   
Fourth Semester Credits
BIO [200-level] Elective (4) 3-4
CHE 202 Organic Chemistry II 5
Humanities Elective (5) 3
PED Activity 1
Total Semester Credits 12-13

1. Depending on placement.

2. SUNY GER Mathematics.
    Two semesters of Mathematics from the following:
    - MAT 111 Pre-Calculus,
    - MAT 122 Calculus I,
    - MAT 123 Calculus II.

3. Choose two courses - must be from different categories:
    - SUNY GER Social Sciences,
    - SUNY GER Other World Civilizations,
    - SUNY GER Western Civilization,
    - SUNY GER American History.

4. Bio [200-level] electives - choose from:
    - BIO 201 Anatomy,
    - BIO 202 Physiology,
    - BIO 209 Nutritional Science I,
    - BIO 210 Nutritional Science II,
    - BIO 211 Developmental Anatomy,
    - BIO 212 Comparative Anatomy,
    - BIO 214 Microbiology,
    - BIO 216 Parasitology,
    - BIO 219 Field Biology,
    - BIO 221 Transmission Electron Microscopy,
    - BIO 222 Scanning Electron Microscopy, or
    - BIO 231 Biotechnology: Recombinant DNA Science. 

 5. Choose two courses - must be from different categories:
    - SUNY GER Humanities,
    - SUNY GER The Arts,
    - SUNY GER Foreign Languages.