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Satisfy Requirements at UMBS

With some strategic planning, you can satisfy multiple department or college requirements using UMBS classes.*

LSA Natural Sciences Area Distribution:

Microbiology (BIOLOGY 207)
Forest Ecosystems (EEB 348/ENVIRON 348)

Program in the Environment (PitE) Practical Experience Requirement:

Any Biological Station course of 3 credits or more. It may be possible for a 2-credit class to satisfy the practical experience requirement, but pre-approval from PitE is usually required. Exceptions include Florilegium and Pharmaceutical Discovery, which are approved for Practical Experience provided the student also takes Ann Arbor campus class to which they are connected.

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB) Residential Field Course Requirement:

Any upper division 3-credit Biological Station course

EEB/PitE General Ecology Requirement:

General Ecology Lecture  (BIOLOGY 282)

General Ecology Lab (EEB 373)

EEB/Biology Evolution Requirement:

Natural History and Evolution (EEB 392; next offered in 2023)

Biology Lab Course Requirement:

Biology of Birds (EEB 330; next offered in 2023)
Forest Ecosystems (EEB 348/ENVIRON 348)
General Ecology Lab - (EEB 381/ENVIRON 381)
Natural History and Evolution (EEB 392; next offered in 2023)
Field Mammalogy (EEB 453)
Ethnobotany (EEB 455)
Biology and Ecology of Fishes (EEB 486)

EEB Biodiversity requirement:

Microbiology (BIOLOGY 207)
Field Mammalogy (EEB 453)
Ethnobotany (EEB 455)
Biology and Ecology of Fishes (EEB 486)

As with all academic planning, students should check with their department and/or college advisors to confirm the accuracy of this information.