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2019-2020 Edgewood College Catalog 
2019-2020 Edgewood College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology Minor

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Minor Policies

Students minoring in Biology should seek assistance in planning their program of study with an advisor in the department. Transfer students must take a minimum of 8 biology credits at Edgewood College for a minor. Students with specific goals for careers or post-graduate study may be advised to take some courses at the University of Wisconsin-Madison through Edgewood College’s Collaborative Program.

A student must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher in ALL Biology courses used to fulfill the minor requirements (courses listed on Degree Audit). Only Biology, Chemistry or Math courses in which the student receives a grade of CD or better will be accepted toward the minor.

Minor Requirements

Twenty-one credits to include:

Biology Core Courses

Eleven (11) credits of Biology including:

Additional Courses

One of the following courses (4 credits):

Elective Courses

Students should select six (6) elective credits from the Cell and Molecular Biology, Ecology and Evolution and/or Organismal Biology areas of emphasis as outlined for the Biology Major  

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