Undergraduate Program

Requirements for Admission to the Biology or Marine Biology Program

1. Completion of 24 semester hours of credit with at least a 2.0 overall grade point average from an accredited four year university or college; or an associates degree from an accredited two year college.

2. Completion of BIO 201 (Principles of Biology: Cells) and 202 (Principles of Biology: Biodiversity), or equivalent courses with a grade of "C" (2.0) or better in both courses.

Departmental Brochure (PDF)

Visit the Biology and Marine Biology Department

Current and previous UNCW catalogs


Department of Biology and Marine Biology Advising Coordinator: Melanie Canfield
e-mail: canfieldm@uncw.edu
phone: 910-962-3480
office: Dobo Hall 118

Advising webpage

Online Appointment Calendar (used ONLY during pre-registration - other times e-mail for appointment)

Undergraduate Opportunities

Minor offered in Forensic Science

International Study Opportunities


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