Policies & Procedures

  • Students must obtain approval of their curricula in consultation with an advisor in the department.
  • Six semester hours of cooperative education credit may be applied toward requirements for the major in biological sciences. Applicability of cooperative education credit to fulfill area requirements in one of the course groups will be determined on an individual basis. Arrangements to use cooperative education credit for the major must be made among the student, the student’s advisor, and the cooperative education coordinator in biological sciences prior to registration for such credit.
  • The degree of Bachelor of Arts, major in biological sciences is conferred upon students completing: (a) core requirements for a major in biological sciences, (b) core support courses, (c) requirements of the B.A. track, and (d) other NKU requirements for a degree.
  • All biology majors are required to take a sequence of two courses in the same foreign language.