Consult the HSU catalog for complete list of of major program courses. See current Schedule of Classes for courses offered in General Education, American Institutions and Diversity & Common Ground requirements. Students should review their DARS report and consult with their advisor every term.
Minimum of 120 units (40 upper division) required for B.S. degree
Note: This is a model four-year plan, not a guaranteed sequence or contract.
|First Semester||Units||Second Semester||Units|
|Review DARS and meet with your advisor each semester|
|ENGL 104 or COMM 100 (LD GE Area A) ||3||ENGL 104 or COMM 100 (LD GE Area A) ||3|
|MATH 115 or math code 50 ||0-4||BIOL 105 (LDGE Area B - Life Forms) [3,6]||4|
|CHEM 107 (LD GE Area B - Phys Univ) [3,6]||4||LD GE Area D - 1st ||3|
||3||Amer Inst, History, or Gov't (LD GE Area D) 2nd ||3|
|Semester total:||10-14||Semester total:||17|
|Third Semester||Units||Fourth Semester||Units|
|LDGE Area A3 Critical Thinking ||3||MATH 105 [1, 6]||3|
|LDGE Area C - 1st ||3||LDGE Area C - 2nd ||3|
|LDGE Area D - 3rd ||3||LDGE Area C - 3rd ||3|
|FISH 220||3||CHEM 128||3|
|STAT 109||4||FISH 310||4|
|Semester total:||16||Semester total:||16|
|Fifth Semester||Units||Sixth Semester||Units|
|Complete a major contract with advisor & Department Chair, apply to graduate. Take GWPE|
|UD GE Area C or D [4, 10]||3||Amer Inst, History, or Gov't||3|
|FISH 314||3||UD GE Area C or D [4, 10]||3|
|FISH 320/320L||4||FISH 474||4|
|FISH 380||3||Major Option Elective [5,8]||3|
|Semester total:||13||Semester total:||13|
|Seventh Semester||Units||Eighth Semester||Units|
|Consult Commencement website for ceremony information|
|UDGE Area E||3||BIOL 330||4|
|Quantitative Course [5,7]||4||FISH 370||4|
|FISH 460||3||FISH 434||4|
|FISH 476||3||Major Option Elective [5,8]||3|
|Major Option Elective [5,8]||3|
|Semester total:||16||Semester total:||15|
|Total Units: 120 minimumunits required for ths BS degree|
|Units for major||77|
|Units for GE, DCG, Institutions less major units that double-count ||39|
 LD GE Area A: A1, 2, 3 and B3 must be completed with C- or higher and by 60 units earned.
 One American Institution course will also count for LD GE Area D.
 One course must include a lab
 Complete 2 DCG courses, (one must be domestic) with courses that also meet GE
 Consult with your major advisor
 This course satisfies GE and Major requirement
 Choose one quantitative course: STAT 333, 406, 409, 404/504; FISH 458/558; or other approved course.
 Used to satisfy the required 9 units of approved electives. Must be approved in advance by advisor.
 Prerequisite for MATH 105 & STAT 109.
 Fisheries Biology majors are not required to take an UD GE Area B course because this requirement is incorporated into the overall degree program.Skip to Navigation