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Biology Minor

A minimum of 21 credit hours, to be distributed as follows,  is required for the minor in biological sciences:

Pre-Minor Requirements

Note: CHE 105: General College Chemistry I is a coreq or prereq for BIO 148 and BIO 152
BIO 148: Introductory Biology (3)
BIO 152: Principles of Biology II (3)
BIO 155: Lab for Introductory Biology (1)

Minor Requirements

BIO 303: Introduction to Evolution (4)
BIO 304: Principles of Genetics (4)

Minor Electives
Approved BIO or other courses at the 300- level or higher (see upper-level electives) (6)
Up to three hours of BIO 395 may be counted here.
***For the biology minor, a minimum of 4 of the elective credit hours must be BIO courses (i.e. courses with BIO prefix)***

Total Minor hours: 21