Biology Minor

If you are interested in biology, this minor is very flexible, allowing you to take the courses that interest you and help you achieve your goals. Studying biology is useful for multiple career fields including public health, research & development, business, environment, law & government, allied health, and medicine. Learn more about yourself and the world around you!

Why CBU?

Our faculty are personally invested in the students, and opportunities for students to be involved in research and student organizations are plenty.

Career Opportunities

  1. Healthcare Professional – physician, dentist, pharmacist, optometrist, podiatrist, physical therapist, chiropractor, occupational therapist, etc
  2. Research & Development – basic, applied, quality control, administration, grant writing
  3. Law & Government – forensic pathologists, climatologists, patent agents and lawyers, toxicologists, environmental consultants
  4. Environmental – air quality specialists, soil scientists, environmental scientists and specialists, botanists
  5. Educational Careers – park ranger, teachers, museum technicians and curators, science writers

Links

  1. https://www.aibs.org/careers/
  2. http://whatcanidowiththismajor.com/major/biological-sciences/
  3. http://www.science.purdue.edu/careers/what_can_i_do_with_a_major/biology/index.html
  4. https://students-residents.aamc.org/

Lower Division Requirements

BIO146 GENERAL BIOLOGY I WITH LAB

BIO148 GENERAL BIOLOGY II WITH LAB

CHE115 GENERAL CHEMISTRY I WITH LAB

CHE125 GENERAL CHEMISTRY II WITH LAB

Upper Division Requirements

BIO305 MICROBIOLOGY WITH LAB

Four (4) additional upper division units in Biology with a lab

Three (3) additional upper division units in Biology