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University Catalog 2012-2013 
University Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology Minor

A Biology minor, which is available for students majoring in other fields, offers a general exposure that is beneficial in some areas of environmental science, recreation, conservation, and comparable fields.

A total of 32 units is required, including 20 units in lower division courses and 12 units in upper division electives.

Successful completion of the minor requires a C (2.0) overall grade point average for required courses taken in residence and for all required courses. At least 12 units of upper division course work that fulfills requirements of the minor must be taken in residence at Cal State L.A. (not to include courses graded CR/NC).

Requirements for the Minor (32 units)

Upper Division Electives in Biology (12 units)

With adviser approval, choose 3 courses from among upper division courses in biology, excluding 396, 398, 499, and courses with the suffix N.