May 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Research Minor - Biology

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Students who have completed Biology 150, 151, 151L, 153, 153L (Principles of Biology, General Biology I and II with laboratories), MATH 102/102L (College Algebra and Lab), and one year of chemistry with an average grade point of 3.0 in these classes and who have permission from their faculty mentor will be admitted into the research minor.

Note - Research

The student will pick a faculty mentor based on research interests, and the mentor and student together will choose two other faculty to serve on the student’s committee. An oral presentation of the research results is required. The faculty mentor will determine the appropriate seminar, colloquium, symposium, or conference for the student’s oral presentation.

Program Requirements

Restricted Electives

Statistics - 6 semester hours

Any two courses for which the student has the prerequisites.

Supportive Electives - 6 semester hours

Courses not required in the major, but courses selected by the committee.

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