A students examines plants in the lab.

A minor in biology prepares graduates in such fields as professional writing, business management, communications, psychology, and social work for positions within organizations in the medical, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries. 


BIO 110 and BIO 120, or their transferred equivalents, plus three advanced biology electives are required for the biology minor. At least two of these courses must be taken in residence at Carlow University. 

A minimum of 18 total credits are required to complete the minor.