Jul 16, 2024  
University Catalog 2021-2022 
University Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor in Biology

A Minor in Biology, 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 27-28 units is required, including 14-15 units in lower division courses and 13 units in upper division courses.

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 10 units of upper division course work that fulfills requirements of the minor must be taken in residence at Cal State LA (not to include courses graded CR/NC).

Requirements for the Minor (27-28 units)

Upper Division Required Courses (7 units)

Upper Division Electives in Biology (6 units)

Students must complete a minimum of 6 units from the list of BIOL courses below: