Biology Minor Requirements

Biology Minor (20 semester hours)

BIO 115Principles of Biology: Evolution, Diversity, and Biology of Animals 4
BIO 116Principles of Biology: Evolution, Diversity, and Biology of Plants 4
BIO 117Principles of Biology: Evolution, Diversity, and Biology of Cells 4
One course from each group listed below:8
Group I
and 272L
Introduction to Marine Biology
Introduction to Marine Biology Lab
BIO-321Environmental Microbiology 
BIO-335Modern Plant Biology 
BIO-340Evolutionary Biology 
BIO-350General Ecology 
BIO-372Behavior of Marine Organisms: An Evolutionary Approach 
MAR-325Marine Vertebrates: Fish to Mammals 
Group II
BIO-300Developmental Biology 
BIO-305Vertebrate Physiology 
BIO-315Medical Microbiology 
BNS-375Neuroethology: The Neural Circuits of Behavior 

*Not available to biochemistry or science education majors.

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