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The Biology Minor is an excellent complement for many other science majors such as Chemistry, Environmental Science, or Geology. It also works well with behavioral science majors such as Kinesiology, Psychology and Sociology, and many more.

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Students earning a minor in Biology must complete at least 21 semester credit hours. Twelve of those hours must be upper level courses. Here are the courses to choose from:
BIOL 1306 General Biology I
BIOL 1106 General Biology I Laboratory 
BIOL 1307 General Biology II
BIOL 1107 General Biology II Laboratory 
BIOL 4340 Genetics 
BIOL 4342 Evolution 
BIOL 3300 Microbiology 
BIOL 3101 Microbiology Laboratory 
BIOL 3324 Cell Biology 
BIOL 3125 Cell Biology Laboratory 
BIOL 3230 Botany 
BIOL 3231 Botany Laboratory 
BIOL 3310 Invertebrate Zoology 
BIOL 3111 Invertebrate Zoology Laboratory 
BIOL 3312 Vertebrate Zoology 
BIOL 3113 Vertebrate Zoology Laboratory 
BIOL 3350 Human Anatomy 
BIOL 3151 Human Anatomy Laboratory 
BIOL 3352 Human Physiology
BIOL 3153 Human Physiology Laboratory
BIOL 3372 Principles of Ecology (3) sch

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Biology minors who intend to certify in Biology as a second teaching field must complete at least 24 semester credit hours rather than the 20 semester credit hours of an ordinary Biology minor, with a minimum of 12 semester credit hours at the upper level. In addition, they must complete the following requirements: CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I-CHEM 1111 General Chemistry Lab I and CHEM 1312 General Chemistry II-CHEM 1112 General Chemistry Lab II

To declare a Minor in Biology, obtain advice, or seek approval of substitutions for course requirements, consult your academic advisor.

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