FGCU Emergency Management Advisory

Sept. 27, 2022 | FGCU is canceling all classes and non-essential campus activities Thursday and Friday. FGCU leaders will evaluate methods for students to make up for lost instructional time, which will likely include the use of planned study dates as regular academic class. Please expect updates to the academic calendar once we return to normal operations. For storm updates, visit fgcu.edu/emergencymanagement.

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Biology Minor

Biotechnology (BS), Biology (BA or BS), and Forensic Science majors are not eligible for the minor in Biology.

Admission Requirements

  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required for all courses in the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.

Program Requirements

Complete each of the following:

  • BSC 1010C General Biology with lab I (4) or (BSC 1010 (3) and BSC 1010L (1))
  • BSC 1011C General Biology with lab II (4) or (BSC 1011 (3) and BSC 1011L (1))
  • PCB 3063C Genetics (4) [additional prerequisite CHM 1045C or (CHM 1045 and CHM 1045L)]

Complete 9 hours from the following:

  • Any course with the prefixes ANS, BOT, BSC, MCB, PCB, or ZOO from 3000-4999 level.

Catalog Year: 2022-2023

Total Semester Hours Required: 21 Hours