Biology in Three
The Biology program at Saint Michael’s, one of our most popular areas of study, allows you to get personalized attention and guidance from faculty while studying a wide-variety of topics. Through our Degree in Three program, you could take everything from Neurobiology to Tropical Ecology, Animal Behavior, Genetics, Evolution and more and still earn your degree in three years.
Those interested in studying Biology will get the benefit of a research-intensive, competitive education with personalized attention and small class sizes, all while saving time and money by completing a degree in three years!
Here is an example of what a schedule could look like in order for you to graduate with a Biology degree in three years; individual paths may vary:
|Degree In Three|
|1st Fall||1st Spring||1st Summer|
|BI 151 – Introduction to Ecology and Evolution||BI 153 – Introductory Cell Biology and Genetics||Philosophy LSC|
|CH 110 – General Chemistry I||CH 117 – Organic Chemistry I||History & Society LSC|
|MA 150 – Calculus I||MA 160 – Calculus II||Elective|
|First Year Seminar||Religious Studies LSC*||Elective|
|2nd Fall||2nd Spring||2nd Summer|
|BI 205 – Communications in the Biological Sciences||Biology upper level course||Arts & Literature LSC|
|CH 207 – Organic Chemistry II||Biology upper level course||Elective|
|Biology upper level course||Elective||Elective|
|3rd Fall||3rd Spring|
|Biology upper level course||BI 410 – Senior Seminar|
|Biology upper level course||Biology upper level course|
* LSC stands for Liberal Studies Curriculum. Learn more about the LSC requirements (here).