Students majoring in Biology must maintain a 2.1 g.p.a. in all required courses (excluding cognate requirements) in the major.
Biology majors must complete a 16-hour residency at Siena Heights, 12 credit hours of Siena Heights biology courses at the 300-level or higher, and the Junior and Senior Seminar series (BIO 395/BIO 396/BIO 495/BIO 496).
Students who are seeking teacher certification must take BIO 441 as one of the four required Biology electives.
Students seeking teacher certification must also complete the appropriate science methods course: NSC 373 Science Methods from the Professional Education Sequence.