Metro Campus

Minor in Biology for non Science Majors

Required 15 credits of 15 credit minor

  • BIOL 1001/1011 Principles of Modern Biology is offered in the Fall and Spring (3)
  • BIOL 1060/1061 Genetics and Society is offered in Fall and Summer (3)
  • BIOL 1105/1115 The Human Environment offered Fall and Spring (3)
  • BIOL 1106/1116 Over the Counter Drugs offered Fall and Spring (3)
  • CHEM 1118/1119 Forensic Science offered in Fall and Spring (3)

Florham campus

Minor is optional at Florham Campus.

The Biology minor is for students NOT majoring in Biology. The minor in Biology consists of five courses with laboratory that will provide students a broad foundation in the subject. Students interested in environmental areas should select the Ecology/ Genetics cluster while those interested in health-related areas should select the Anatomy and Physiology cluster.

Required Courses:

BIOL1201, BIOL1203 Biological Sciences I w/lab (4 credits)

BIOL1202, BIOL1204 Biological Sciences IIw/lab (4 credits)

BIOL2003, BIOL2004 Cell Biology w/lab (4 credits)

Plus one of the Following Clusters:

BIOL2049, BIOL2050 Ecology w/lab (4 credits)

BIOL3256, BIOL3257 Genetics w/lab (4 credits)


BIOL1205, BIOL1207 Anatomy and Physiology I w/lab (4 credits)

BIOL1206, BIOL1208 Anatomy and Physiology II w/lab (4 credits)

Course Descriptions