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Biology Minor

The biology major consists of five course units. The minimum GPA for retention and completion of the minor is the same as for the major. A minimum of three biology courses for the minor must be taken at TCNJ.


Core (3 course units)

BIO 201/Foundations of Biological Inquiry

Select two of the following:

  • BIO 211/Cell Biology and Biochemistry (formerly Biology of the Eukaryotic Cell)
  • BIO 221/Ecology and Field Biology
  • BIO 231/Genetics (Please note that BIO 211 is a prerequisite for BIO 231)

Options (2 course units)

Select two additional biology option courses, of which no more than one may be transfer credit from another institution.