The minor in biology is composed of 20 of the 120 required credits for a bachelor's degree.

All courses are 3 credits unless noted.

Required Courses (9 credits)

  • BY140 Biology I: Inheritance, Evolution & Diversity
  • BY160 Biology II: Cellular & Molecular Biology
  • and at least one of the following:
  • BY214 Genetics
  • BY222 Ecology
  • BY320 Microbiology
  • BY360 Physiology

Elective Courses (9 credits)

Students must take at least 9 credits of biology courses numbered 300 or above.

Laboratory Requirement (2 credits)

Students must take at least one of the following laboratory courses:

  • BY224 General Ecology Laboratory (2 credits)
  • BY142 Biology I Laboratory (2 credits)
  • BY162 Biology II Laboratory (2 credits)
  • BY322 Microbiology Laboratory (2 credits)
  • BY362 Physiology Laboratory (2 credits)