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Department of Biology & Biochemistry

Biology Minor

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Department of Biology & Biochemistry

Biology Minor


  • Minor
  • Undergraduate

24 credits

required for minor

24 credits

24 credits

required for minor

The biology minor provides you with added training in the biological sciences that can be tailored to your needs and professional goals. You can take courses in multiple biological disciplines or focus on an in-depth study of one. This minor pairs well with the following disciplines: education, psychology, kinesiology, and other similar disciplines. This minor is very flexible and will provide you with valuable knowledge and experience in biology.

Some classes in this minor include:
  • Principles of Biology I
  • Principles of Biology II
  • Principles of Biology III
  • Field Ornithology
  • Microbiology
  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
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The chance to present my research in cell biology at the Honors Symposium has proven to be a great resume-builder.
Matt
Department of Biology & Biochemistry, 2012

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