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.