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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor: Biology

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Minimum number of credits required to earn minor: 22

GPA requirements to earn minor: Biology minors require a cumulative 2.0 GPA in all courses taken in the minor. 

Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward minor: Biology minors must have a “C” or better in BIO 100 and BIO 200.

Contact Information:  Ann Dieffenbacher-Krall, Undergraduate Program Coordinator, School of Biology and Ecology, 100 Murray Hall, (207)581-2540,

The minor in Biology is designed for students in other fields who would like to develop a basic understanding of modern biology.  The minor is not open to students minoring in Botany or Zoology. The requirements for the minor in Biology include the courses listed below. Students must complete a minimum of 12 credits for this minor with courses that are not otherwise used to fulfill a requirement for their major, another minor, or a concentration.  Students must obtain a minimum grade of C in BIO 100 and BIO 200 and a minimum GPA for the minor of 2.0.


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