B.S. in Marine Biology
|1st Semester||(12 credits)|
MBIO2209/MBIO2219 Intro to Marine Biology & Lab
|2nd Semester||(16 credits)|
ENVR1111/ENVR1112 Oceanography & Lab
|3rd Semester||(16 credits)|
|4th Semester||(16 credits)|
BIOL1252 General Biology II
|5th Semester||(17 credits)|
|6th Semester||(15 credits)|
|8th Semester||(14 credits)|
1MATHEMATICS SEQUENCE In the freshman year students are required to take either Precalculus or Calculus. The first-year course must be followed by a second mathematics course in sequence, i.e., Calculus I or Calculus II.
2HUMANITIES/SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE: May be courses in Social Science, History, Philosophy or Political Science.
3FREE ELECTIVE: May be chosen from any courses offered at the university after consultation with an advisor.
4ETHICAL AND MORAL ANALYSIS: Students must take BIOL4405 Ethics in Science to satisfy this requirement.
5ORAL COMMUNICATION: Requirements consist of a three-credit Speech course.
A total of eighteen (15) marine biology credits are taken during the spring semester. A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation.
A total of fifteen (15) marine biology credits are taken at FDU’s field station in Samana, Dominican Republic during the spring semester. A three (3)-credit non-science distance learning course must be taken at the field station in Samana for a total of eighteen (18) credits.
A minimum of 129 credits is required for graduation.