Minor in Biology

  • Students in a biology lab

    Strengthen Your Credentials with a Minor

    Give yourself future career options by adding a minor in biology to your education. With these courses, you will expand your understanding of life while strengthening your professional credentials.

    • BIOL 103 - Life on Earth  (4 credits)
    • BIOL 104 - Human Biology: How the Body Works  (4 credits)
    • Additional Biology Courses  (10 credits)

    Other Requirements:

    Students must:

    • have at least a 2.0 GPA in all Biology courses for the minor
    • take at least 6 credits of Biology courses and a 300-level or higher course at IUP
    • have the permission of the Biology Department chairperson for both the minor and additional Biology classes

    At least 8 of the 12 required additional Biology credits must come from 200-level or higher courses.

    Once you have completed the above requirements, please complete the Verification of Minor in Biology form and return to the Biology Department Office, Weyandt 114.