Jun 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students

Secondary Education Major - Biology Concentration

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Major Academic Map

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Freshman Year

Freshman Fall

Freshman Spring

Sophomore Year

Sophomore Fall

Sophomore Spring

Junior Year

Junior Fall

Junior Spring

Senior Year

Senior Fall

Senior Spring


Biology Electives

***Must include at least one course from each of the following four areas.

Animal Physiology Area:

Animal Behavior and Evolution Area


  • See the “Undergraduate Curriculum” section for a list of courses that will satisfy freshman math requirements.
  • Strand Requirements: Students must complete four strand courses, which may be completed in any order: English (ENGS 30X), History (HISS 30X), Social Science (SCSS 30X), and Natural Science (NTSS 30X).

ROTC Course Requirements:

ROTC course requirements apply to members of the SCCC only:

  • Cadets contracted or pursuing a contract should take 8 semesters of ROTC.
  • Cadets not contracted or pursuing a contract should take 4 semesters of ROTC Basic and 4 semesters of ROTC fulfilment courses. Available ROTC fulfillment courses are published online annually by the department of Leadership Studies.
  • ROTC courses typically carry 1 to 3 hours of credit, depending on the level. ROTC fulfillment courses typically carry 3 hours of credit. See the course descriptions for specific information.

Required for Graduation:

126-129 Credit Hours plus successful completion of all RPED, ROTC, and LDRS graduation requirements. ROTC hours (credits, lectures, and labs) vary each semester by military department.

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