Biology Minor

The Minor in Biology

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In order to complete the minor in Biology, students must take the two-semester series in general biology for science majors: SC/SL 191 and SC/SL 192 and four additional science courses (with lab when available).

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Students must complete at least 1 course in environmental biology from the following list

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 141
Environmental Science
3 CR.HR.
SC 202
Science Immersion
3 CR.HR.
SC 210

SL 210
Marine Biology
and
Marine Biology Laboratory
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.
SC 240

SL 240
Ecology
and
Ecology Lab
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 332
Physiological Ecology of Animals and Plants
3 CR.HR.

Students must also complete at least 1 course in organismal or cellular biology from the following list

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NU 208
Health Assessment
4 CR.HR.
NU 706
Advanced Pathophysiology
3 CR.HR.
NU 707
Neurobiology
3 CR.HR.
PT 425

SC 330
Exercise Physiology
OR
Exercise Physiology
3 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.
PT 450
Neurophysiology
3 CR.HR.
PT 560
Cardiorespiratory
3 CR.HR.
SC 101
Introduction to Nutrition
3 CR.HR.
SC 111
Anatomy & Physiology for Sports Management
3 CR.HR.
SC 120

SL 120
Functional Anatomy and Physiology
and
Functional Anatomy and Physiology Lab
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 131
Human Genetics
3 CR.HR.
SC 221

SL 221
Anatomy and Physiology I
and
Anatomy/Physiology Lab I
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 222

SL 221
Anatomy and Physiology II
and
Anatomy/Physiology Lab I
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 233
Pathophysiology
3 CR.HR.
SC 234
Nutrition
3 CR.HR.
SC 241
Microbiology
4 CR.HR.
SC 291
Cell Biology
3 CR.HR.
SC 292
Epidemiology
3 CR.HR.
SC 334
Genomic Biology
3 CR.HR.
SC 352
Biochemistry
3 CR.HR.
SC 360
Biomechanics & Kinesiology in Human Performance
3 CR.HR.

Finally, the student must complete one of the following courses in physical sciences

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 135
Introduction to Meteorology
3 CR.HR.
SC 150
Astronomy of the Solar System
3 CR.HR.
SC 151
Conceptual Physics
3 CR.HR.
SC 180

SL 180
Principles of Gen Chemistry
and
Prin of Gen Chemistry Lab I
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 181

SL 181
Chemistry I
OR
Chemistry Lab I
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 182

SL 182
Chemistry II
and
Chemistry Lab II
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 271

SL 271
Physics I
and
Physics Lab I
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.
SC 272

SL 272
Physics II
and
Physics Lab II
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.