Undergraduate Degrees

Undergraduate education in one of the main missions of the Department of Biological


Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences

The overall educational objective of the biological sciences undergraduate program
is to provide students with a conceptual foundation in biology and a skills base necessary
to build successful careers in industry or business or to succeed in graduate school
or professional school.

The Department of Biological Sciences awards Bachelor of Science degrees in the following

  • Ecology, Environmental, and Evolutionary Biology
  • Microbiology and Molecular Biology
  • Organismal and Integrative Biology
  • Science Education (Biology)
  • Pre-professional programs such as Pre-Medicine, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Agriculture, Pre-Physical
    Therapy, Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, and Pre Veterinary
    Medicine generally follow the curriculum outlined for a concentration in Organismal/Integrated
  • Business


Curriculum Sheets and Course Information

Current Curriculum Sheets

Biology Curriculum Sheet Archive


2019-2023 Course Rotation

View Course Descriptions 


Bachelor of Science and Master of Science Concurrent Enrollment (4 plus 1)

Undergraduate seniors who have a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.2 on all
undergraduate work attempted may be allowed to register for graduate credit if they
meet certain criteria listed in the University of Louisiana System regulations for
students desiring concurrent enrollment in baccalaureate and master’s degree programs.
Students not meeting undergraduate preparatory requirements will not be eligible for
this program.

4 plus 1 Requirements and Information (PDF)


Stem to MBA

Undergraduate students following a concentration in business have the opportunity
to join the STEM to MBA graduate program. Click here for more information.


Interdisciplinary Minor in Scientific Computing

The minor in Scientific Computing is available to any student enrolled at Southeastern,
but it is especially appropriate for majors in the College of Science in Technology.
Individuals participating in the minor are required to take 18 hours of courses that
are offered in the college. Click here for the curriculum sheet.



Dual Enrollment

Biology Facilities

List of 200-level Social Science Courses 
(current as of 2010; requirement will be dropped beginning summer 2015)

2019-2023 Course Rotation

How Do I take Courses Elsewhere
(with links to the Louisiana Articulation Matrix and online Course Elsewhere Form)