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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Biology Minor

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College (BIOBD)

Contact: Paul Barney, peb3@psu.edu

 

The minor in Biology gives students opportunities to combine a background in the biological sciences with other majors. The minor can provide valuable expertise in cross-disciplinary areas, such as mathematical biology, biochemisty, and biophysics; or a biological grounding in fields like psychology or ecology.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (4 credits)
BIOL 110 GN(4) (Sem: 1-4)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (8 credits)
Select 8 credits from BIOL 220W GN(4), BIOL 230W GN(4), or BIOL 240W GN(4) (Sem: 1-4)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (6 credits)
Select 6 credits of additional 400-level BIOBD courses, excluding BIOL 492(1), BIOL 496(1-12), BIOL 495(1-12) and BIOL 496(1-18) (Sem: 5-8)

 

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2001

UCA Revision #2: 7/26/07

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