University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Biology Minor

Minor - Biology


Biology/Microbiology Lower-Division Core17
Upper-Division Biology Requirement for the Minor8
Teaching Biology Track
Total Hours25

Degree Specific Credits: 25

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Biology/Microbiology Lower-Division Core

Note: The lower-division core should be completed before attempting most upper division BIO- courses. AP Biology credit with a score of 3 may be substituted for either BIOB 160N/BIOB 161N or BIOB 170N/BIOB 171N.

Complete all of the following courses:
BIOB 160NPrinciples of Living Systems3
BIOB 161NPrinciples of Living Systems Lab1
BIOB 170NPrinciples of Biological Diversity3
BIOB 171NPrinciples of Biological Diversity Lab2
BIOB 260Cellular and Molecular Biology4
BIOB 272Genetics and Evolution4
Total Hours17

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Upper-Division Biology Requirement for the Minor

Note: These eight credits may not include BIOC, BCH, or BIOM courses.

Complete 8 credits in courses with the following rubrics:8
Total Hours8

Minimum Required Grade: C-