Unless approved as transfer courses at the time of matriculation, all core biology courses must be completed at Howard University. All prerequisite courses must be passed with a minimum grade of C before taking biology electives. After completing the core courses, students will take a minimum of 22 credit hours of Biology electives. A student must earn a minimum of 35 credit hours in Biology to fulfill the requirements for the major and all Biology courses must be passed with a minimum grade of C in order to count toward the 35 credit hours required for the Biology major. Courses in chemistry, physics, and mathematics must also be taken as supporting courses for the departmental major. Upon completion of the curriculum requirements, the biology major will be equipped with the necessary tools to gain access to the wide range of available career training opportunities in graduate and professional schools.
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