2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Minor in Biology


Completion of a minor requires that a student earn a grade of “C“ (2.0) or better in each of the required courses. Substitutions are not possible for core courses. Biology courses have prerequisites so students should consult with the Biology Chair regarding prerequisite requirements for the minor.

Core Courses
BIO 110General Biology3
BIO 110LGeneral Biology Laboratory1
BIO 111General Biology II3
BIO 111LGeneral Biology II Laboratory1
BIO 260Integrative Zoology3
BIO 260LIntegrative Zoology Laboratory1
BIO 261General Botany3
BIO 261LGeneral Botany Laboratory1
Additional Course Requirements
Select one of the following: 13-6
Human Anatomy
and Human Anatomy Laboratory
Cell Biology
and Cell Biology Laboratory
General Microbiology
and General Microbiology Laboratory
Principles of Genetics
and Principles of Genetics Laboratory
Molecular Biology
and Molecular Biology Laboratory
Plant Physiology
and Plant Physiology Laboratory
and Biochemistry Laboratory
General Physiology
and General Physiology Laboratory
Total Credits19-22

Lectures and labs must be taken together unless you have consent of instructor to take lecture only.