Biology, Minor

Offered in: Chicago | Schaumburg

Students may earn a minor in Biology by successfully completing four biology courses and at least 15 credit hours in biology.

Standards

Students must complete all courses counted towards the Biology minor with a grade of C- or higher, and a cumulative GPA of 2.0.

Requirements

Students who have transferred three or more biology courses may earn a minor in Biology (at least 15 credit hours) by completing at least two additional biology courses (at least one with laboratory) totaling at least 8 credit hours at Roosevelt University. 

Prerequisites

None of the courses listed below for non-majors has a chemistry prerequisite.

Recommended for Non-science Majors

Select at least 15 credit hours in biology:15
HUMAN BIOLOGY
ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY
ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY I
ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY II
DIVERSITY AND EVOLUTION
MARINE BIOLOGY
One additional Biology elective

Recommended for Science Majors and Other Students with the Appropriate Chemistry Background

Select at least 15 credit hours in biology:15
ORGANISMIC BIOLOGY
ECOLOGY, EVOLUTION, AND GENETICS
CELLULAR & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
One additional Biology elective