Biology Minor

Bring life to your studies

Whenever you want to go in your career, it helps to know the world around you.

A biology minor covers the science of life and how organisms function.

Minor(s) requirements

To add the biology minor, you must be pursuing one of the following degree types:

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Education (BSEd)

The required courses for the biology minor depend on which degree (BA, BS or BSEd) you're pursuing.


Choose your minor

Contact the Academic Advising and Transfer Center to declare a minor in biology.

Ideal majors or career paths

With a biology minor, you can leverage your knowledge and skills in a variety of career fields. From biomedicine and health care, to agriculture and many more.

  • Biomedical sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Crop/Plant sciences
  • Forensic science
  • Genetics
  • Health informatics
  • Natural resources and conservation
  • Nutrition
  • Pre-health professions/pre-med
  • Public health
  • Science journalism or science communication