Two-Year Sample Plan

This plan is for an incoming student with 90 transfer credits, 15 credits in each Area of Knowledge and all prerequisites completed

Junior Year

Autumn Credits Winter Credits Spring Credits
BIS 300 5 BISSTS 307 (I&S) 5 BIS 315 (NW) 5
Science Practice 5 BES 301 (NW) 5 Social & Cultural Studies 5
IAS Coursework (VLPA) 5 BIS 312 (I&S) or BIS 340 (VLPA) 5 Science Practice 5
Total Credits 15   15   15

Junior Year "To Dos":

  • Start thinking about Interdisciplinary Practice and Reflection (IPR)* requirement
  • Plan for your career, visit the Career Center!
  • Graduate School? Time to research!
  • Explore Study Abroad options
  • Look into Merit Scholarships 

Senior Year 

Autumn Credits Winter Credits Spring Credits
IAS Coursework (IPR) 5 Social & Cultural Studies 5 BIS 499 (min grade 2.5) 3
Social & Cultural Studies 5 Elective (DIV) 5 Elective 5
IAS Coursework (VLPA) 5 Elective 5 Elective 5
        Elective 2
Total Credits 15   15   15

Senior Year "To Dos": 

  • Have you applied to graduate? Apply three quarters in advance
  • Take an internship
  • Complete IPR if not completed already
  • RSVP to Commencement (May)

For more information please visit the IPR page