Natural Science (Traditional Option with Biology Emphasis)
Four Year Degree Plan for Freshmen
Bachelor of Science (193 Units)*
Year 1 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
ENGl 101* 4 ENGL 102 4 UNIV 400 (WPE) 0     45 UNITS
MATH 206* 4 MATH 207 4 COMM 150 4    
BIOL 100A 5 BIOL 100B 5 BIOL 100C 5    
NSS 101 2 GE BLOCK A3 4 GE BLOCK D #1 4    
Total 15 Total 17 Total 13 Total  
Year 2 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
GEOL 150 4 GEOL 252 4 GEOL 155 4     49 UNITS
CHEM 101 5 CHEM 102 5 CHEM 103 5    
GE BLOCK E 4 BIOL 300 4 BIOL 320 4    
NS 398 2 GE BLOCK C #1 4 GE BLOCK D #2 4    
               
Total 15 Total 17 Total 17 Total  
Year 3 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
CHEM 201 5 CHEM 301B 3 CHEM 301C 3     50 UNITS
CHEM 301A 3 CHEM 302A 2 CHEM 302A 2    
PHYS 101 4 PHYS 102 4 PHYS 103 4    
GE BLOCK C #2 4 BIOL 340 4 BIOL 360 4    
    GE BLOCK D #3 4 GE BLOCK C #3 4    
Total 16 Total 17 Total 17 Total  
Year 4 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
BIOL 380 4 BIOL 418 4 BIOL ELECTIVE 4     49 UNITS
MICR 300 5 BIOL ELECTIVE 4 ASTR 151 & 152 4    
HIST 202A OR 202B 4 NS 495 4 POLS 150 4    
GE THEME #1 4 GE THEME #2 4 GE THEME #3 4    
               
Total 17 Total 16 Total 16 Total  
*If student is not eligible to enroll in Engl 101 and/or Math 206 upon entrance to Cal State L.A., then student will need to complete additional courses in English and/or Mathematics.  Student must take two GE courses that are designated as diversity courses.