Molecular Biology Minor

Explore how life works at the smallest level

Know the basics to molecules – their traits, parts and processes.

Gain new insight into genes, proteins, tissues and more.

A molecular biology minor gives you a strong foundation for applying to graduate programs.

Ideal majors

  • Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry

Graduate school

Plan to pursue graduate study in one of these fields? Having a molecular biology minor is a great way to prepare.

  • Biomedicine
  • Biomedical sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Genetic engineering

Choose your minor

Contact the Academic Advising and Transfer Center to declare a minor in molecular biology. Your advisor can assist you.


Molecular Biology

Bachelor of Science
  1. BMS 321(4), 521(4).
  2. Additional hours from the following to bring total hours in minor to at least 18 hours: BMS 524(3), 525(4), 529(3), 530(2), 535(2), 540(2), 558(3), 582(3), 593(2); BIO 312(3), BIO 313(2).