Minor in Biology Courses

Lower Division

Course Title Hours
BIO 101 & 103 Principles of Biology with Laboratory 4
BIO 102 & 104 Botany with Laboratory or 4
BIO 236 & 238 Microbial Biology with Laboratory 4
BIO 205 & 207 Invertebrate Zoology with Laboratory or 4
BIO 240 & 243 Biomedical Anatomy & Physiology I with Laboratory 4
BIO 241 & 244 Biomedical Anatomy and Physiology II with Laboratory or 4
BIO 254 & 256 Vertebrate Zoology with Laboratory 4

Normally, students will take either the two semester sequence in Biomedical Anatomy and Physiology, or Invertebrate and Vertebrate Zoology.

Upper Division

In addition to the 16 hours of Lower Division courses, students must take at least three (3) Upper Division (300-400 level) courses, of which one must include a laboratory. Note: General and Organic Chemistry are prerequisites for many, but not all, Upper Division biology courses.