The section of Human and Evolutionary Biology within the Department of Biological Sciences oversees the Human Biology BA at USC. This degree is designed for students seeking a course of study in human applied physiology and metabolism, performance, and/or human evolution. The Human Biology BA is an excellent option for students pursuing pre-professional education in the fields of physical therapy, nutrition, pharmacology, sports training, kinesiology, biomechanics, human evolution, primatology, evolutionary biology, etc.
Summary of Requirements
Students must complete the general core consisting of 20 units. In addition, they must select 16 units from one of the three track modules below, as well as 8 additional units from the restricted elective list or any other track in the major. No more than one course may be lower division (100- or 200-level) from the major track and electives combined. Total requirements: 44 units including at least 24 upper-division.