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Minor in Biology

Application for the BIO Minor

Summary

Required credit hours in biological sciences: 22

Required courses in biological sciences

BIO 200 Evolutionary Biology

BIO 201 Cell Biology

BIO 203 General Physiology

BIO 205 Fundamentals of Biological Chemistry

BIO 215 Fundamentals of Biological Chemistry Lab

5 additional elective credits at the 300-400 level to reach 22 credit hours. Selection of electives should be made in consultation with the Departmental Advisor or one’s faculty advisor. May use BIO 498 (Undergrad Research) for 3 credits. May use BIO or cognate elective courses given in the BA menu list.

Required courses in Chemistry

CHE 101 General Chemistry I

CHE 102 General Chemistry II

CHE 201 Organic Chemistry I

Biotechnology Minor for students majoring in Chemical Engineering

Required credit hours in biological sciences: 22

Required courses in biological sciences

BIO 201 Cell Biology

BIO 205 Fundamentals of Biological Chemistry

BIO 215 Fundamentals of Biological Chemistry Lab

BIO 319 Genetics

BIO 329 Genetics Lab – OR

BIO 332 Advanced Molecular Biology Lab

BIO elective credits (BIO 300/400-level courses) to bring total to 22 credits hours

Recommended electives:

BIO 302 Introduction to Molecular Biology

BIO 401 Advanced Biological Chemistry

BIO 404 Advanced Molecular Genetics

Selection of electives should be made in consultation with the Departmental Advisor or one’s faculty advisor.