THE BIOLOGY MAJOR

The BIOLOGY major can be designed by students to include courses from a variety of life and physical sciences departments. This major is suitable for students who would like to obtain a broad knowledge of science, as well as for students preparing for careers in the health sciences.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

Undergraduates in the Biology major are expected to meet a standard set of requirements from introductory Life Science classes to upper division electives.  The courses build on each other to give students a well rounded education in Biology.

  • (for requirements for previous years, click here)

To plan your 4 year plan, please meet with a full time counselor and review the following pathways using this link: https://lifesciences.ucla.edu/biology-curriculum-options/.