Minor in Biology

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The Minor in Biology is designed to give you a broad background in biology. You’ll get an introduction to biology, including a review of chemistry from atomic structure through respiration, cell, and molecular biology and genetics. You’ll also study evolution, diversity of life, interaction among organisms and their environment, and the structure and function of plants and animals with an emphasis on flowering plants and vertebrates. In addition, you’ll learn about experimental design and performance.

Note: This minor does not meet the endorsement requirement for teachers.

Course Requirements

Curriculum & Requirements

Biology Minor

This minor does not meet the endorsement requirement for teachers.

Required Biology Courses
BIOL 171BIOLOGY I5
BIOL 172BIOLOGY II5
BIOL 173BIOLOGY III5
BIOL 270BIOLOGICAL INVESTIGATION3
Electives-choose additional credits of upper-division biology courses.13-15
Total Credits31-33

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