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College of Science Majors

A College of Science degree is conferred when a student successfully completes all requirements in their degree program. Students will complete coursework or approved experiential learning activities to meet the following three degree components: Major Area of Study, College of Science Core Requirements and degree electives, where listed.  Majors - Frequently Asked Questions

Biological Sciences

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Biochemistry 2020 DPG 2020
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Biochemistry Honors 2020 DPG 2020
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Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Chemical Biology and Biochemistry 2021 DPG 2021
Ecology, Evolution & Environmental Biology 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Genetics 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Health and Disease 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Microbiology Honors 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Microbiology 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Neurobiology & Physiology 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Special Note: Students wishing to pursue Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical and Pre-Veterinary Studies will work with their academic advisor to tailor their major program to meet professional school admissions requirements.

Chemistry

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Biochemistry (Chemistry) 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Chemical Biology and Biochemistry 2021 DPG 2021
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Chemistry 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Chemistry (ACS) 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Computer Science

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Computer Science 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Computer Science Honors 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Data Science 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

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Atmospheric Science 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Environmental Geoscience 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
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Geology & Geophysics 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Planetary Sciences 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Math/Actuarial Science

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Actuarial Science

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Actuarial Science Honors

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Core Mathematics

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Core Mathematics Honors

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Data Science

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Mathematics Education

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Applied Mathematics

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Mathematics/Business

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Mathematics/Computer Science

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Mathematics/Statistics

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Physics

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Applied Physics Honors 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
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Physics Honors 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Science Education

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Biology Education 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Chemistry Education 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Earth Space Science Education 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Physics Education 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Statistics

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Applied Statistics 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Data Science 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Statistics Honors 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
Statistics-Math Emphasis 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Interdisciplinary Science

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BIOL Concentration in Biology 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
CHEM Concentration in Chemistry 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
CS Concentration in Computer Science 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
EAPS Concentration in Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
MATH Concentration in Math 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
PHYS Concentration in Physics 2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020
STAT Concentration in Statistics  2021 DPG 2021 2020 DPG 2020

Older Plans of Study

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