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Ohio University Majors

Biological Sciences Minor

Program Overview

Students from other majors (e.g., chemistry, geography, geology, and others) can pursue a minor in biological sciences to enhance their undergraduate experience. Students are required to take the introductory biology series and genetics. Students can complete the minor with two courses of their choosing, one of which must have a laboratory.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

The minor in biological science will enhance their opportunities for graduate school and professional school as well as employment.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic catalog

Program Details

Code: OR2121


College of Arts and Sciences 
Biological Sciences Department 
Irvine Hall 107
Athens, OH 45701

Administrative Contact

Robert Colvin, contact person

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