Apr 19, 2024  
2017-2018 HillBook (Class of 2021) 
2017-2018 HillBook (Class of 2021) [ARCHIVED HILL BOOK]

Biology Minor

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study

Department Chair:

Magdalena James-Pederson
Office: Shields Science Center 311
Phone: 508-565-1573

The Biology minor provides a broad introduction to the biological sciences for students majoring in other disciplines. A variety of courses are available to help students whose long-term goals would be enhanced by knowledge of biology (for example, careers or graduate study in fields such as biotechnology, biophysics, anthropology, clinical psychology, public policy, healthcare administration, or genetic counseling). Courses used to fulfill requirements for the minor should be selected with the help of the Biology minor advisor or another advisor in the department.

The minor in Biology requires the completion of six courses (minimum of 21 credits).

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study