Dec 01, 2023  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Biological Science, Pre-Pharmacy Concentration, BS

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Total Hours Required for Degree:  120

Junior Fall - 16 hours

Senior Fall - 13 hours

  • Approved BIOL Electives (300/400 Level) - 5 hours

Senior Spring - 7 hours

  • Elective(s) (300/400 Level) - 4 hours


  • Students must earn a C or better in CHEM 421 as well as in all BIOL courses.
  • Prepharmacy students may complete the above curriculum through the junior year, and after successfully completing the first year of work in an accredited school of pharmacy, students will be given 20 hours of advanced placement credits to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in biological sciences from McNeese State University. Students must fulfill all other degree requirements.

General Notes

  • All bachelor’s degrees must include 40 hours at the 300/400 level.
  • All bachelor’s degrees require at least one life science course and one physical science course from the Natural Sciences area of the General Education Core Curriculum .
  • All degree and graduation requirements may be found on the Academic Regulations  page.

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