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Biology Minor

Why minor in Biology?

The Biology Minor Program is for non-biology majors interested in a general or specific area of Biology.

Requirements for the Minor in Biology

To earn a Minor in Biology, students must successfully complete a minimum of 18 credits in Biology, distributed as follows:

 

  • BIOL 0128 - General Biology II
  • BIOL 0129 - General Biology I
  • BIOL 0230 - Evolution
  • Two additional Biology courses above the 100-level Credits: 7

Note:

At least one of these additional BIOL courses must be a lab course. In order to receive a Biology Minor, Environmental Science Majors must take two additional upper level biology courses beyond those applied toward fulfilling their Environmental Science Major.

    Clubs & Organizations

    Biology Club

    The Biology Club affords an opportunity for students of the biological sciences.