Minor in Biology

With the biological sciences playing an increasing role in everyday life, a biology minor allows a student to appreciate, understand, and evaluate these important, exciting developments.

  • A minor in biology requires 20 hours  of credit in biology.
  • Courses to include:  Biology 1400 or 1401
  • Minimum of  eight hours from sophomore level courses.
  • Eight additional hours, at  least three of which must be upper level.

Note: A number of biology courses are offered alternate years.  Check with the department for course offerings. Intro to Human Anatomy and Physiology (BIOL 1411 and 1412) as well as Human Genetics (BIOL 3313) does not count towards the biology major or minor.