Minor in Biology

This minor is available to students registered in a 120 credit hour Bachelor of Applied Computer Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Community Design, Bachelor of Computer Science, Bachelor of Informatics, Bachelor of Management, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science (Medical Sciences) program.

This minor is not available to students majoring in Marine Biology.


  • A minimum of 18 credit hours in Biology (BIOL) and/or Marine Biology (MARI) courses at the 2000 level or higher to a maximum of 36 credit hours. A maximum of 6 credit hours may be BIOL-equivalent.

Please note that upper level Biology (BIOL) and Marine Biology (MARI) courses have prerequisite requirements.


A BSc or BA (90 credit hour) degree program with a Minor in Biology is also available to students in the Faculty of Science.

Contact Biology for more information.