Majoring in the sciences indeed has its unique challenges. The biology major has many more prerequisites than other majors, and the courses require hard work. Science majors also have a more linear series of courses than humanities, making scheduling often more rigid. The long walk up to Science Hill is for some a challenging aspect, and for others, a welcomed, relaxing walk during the day. Senior requirements are different for those seeking a BS degree, since research project is required instead of a formal senior essay. With those concerns in mind, most biological science majors would not want to be doing anything else, and find it a captivating field of study..