Sample Schedule #1

BA in Biology, BS in Economics (concentration in Operations, Information & Decisions)*

  • Science

  • Business

  • LSM Courses

  • General Education Courses


Fall Semester

Life Sciences & Management Seminar (LSMP 121)
Molecular Biology of Life with lab (BIOL 121, 123)
Critical Writing (WRIT 089)
Micro/Macroeconomics (ECON 010)
Wharton Leadership Requirement (WH101) (half credit)

Spring Semester

Ethics and Social Responsibility (LGST 100)
General Chemistry I (CHEM 101)
Managerial Economics (BEPP 250)
Introduction to Operations, Information and Decisions (OIDD 101)
Introduction to Business Statistics II (STAT 102)


Fall Semester

Asian American Literature (ENGL 072)
General Chemistry II (CHEM 102)
Molecular Biology and Genetics (BIOL 221)
Principles of Accounting I (ACCT 101)
Corporate Finance (FNCE 100)
Wharton Leadership Requirement (WH201) (half credit)

Spring Semester

The Middle East Through Many Lenses (NELC 036)
Introduction to Brain and Behavior (BIOL 109)
Organic Chemistry I (CHEM 241)
Healthcare Economics & Financing (HCMG 204)
Monetary Economics (FNCE 101)
Managerial Accounting (ACCT 102)
Summer Internship


Fall Semester

Organic Chemistry II (CHEM 242)
Ecology (BIOL 240)
Decision Processes (OIDD 290)
Physics 101 (PHYS 101)
Intro to Marketing (MKTG 101)

Spring Semester

Experimental Organic Chemistry (CHEM 245)
Biochemistry (BIOL 204)
Physics 102 (PHYS 102)
Introduction to Management (MGMT 101)
Negotiations (OIDD 291)
Summer Internship


Fall Semester

LSM Capstone (LSMP 421)
Consumer Behavior (MKTG 211)
Independent Study (BIOL 399)
Vertebrate Physiology (BIOL 215)
Modern Political Thought (PSCI 181)
Social Impact and Responsibility (LGST 230)

Spring Semester

LSM Capstone (LSMP 421)
Independent Study (BIOL 499)
Genome Sciences & Genomic Medicine (BIOL 431)
Risk Analysis and Environmental Management (OIDD 261)
Introduction to Computer Programming (CIS 110)

*Assumes AP credit for Calculus I (MATH 104) and waiver for Statistics I (STAT 101), as well as AP Language Credit.