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Minor in Biological Sciences Requirements

Effective for incoming freshmen Fall 2007 and for incoming transfer students Fall 2009.

The Minor consists of 23-24 semester hours (a minimum of 15 credits must be taken at Rowan University). In keeping with the revised policy of the B.S. Biology program, any Biology grade below a "C" will not count within the Minor.

Course requirements:

BIOL 01.104 Biology 1: Diversity, Evolution, and Adaptation

BIOL 01.106 Biology 2: Concepts in Genetics

BIOL 01.203 Biology 3: Introduction to Cell Biology

BIOL 01.204 Biology 4: Global Ecology

Two (2) additional Biology courses, both of which must be 300-level and above.

Students who transfer to Rowan having already completed the traditional Biology I and II will be enrolled in a special version of Biology 3, BIOL 01.202 Biology 3T: Biological Skills and Methods. This is a course designed to focus on the learning skills and hands-on science skills to which the Rowan students had been exposed in Rowan’s Biology 1 and Biology 2. After successful completion of this special course for such transfer students, those students will proceed to Biology 4. Transfer courses other than Biology I and II will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.