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Biology Minor

Experiment with a Biology Minor

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This minor is offered on Campus. 

Whether discussing a diagnosis from a doctor, investing in a biotechnology firm or debating science policies, the biological sciences impact everyone’s lives. By adding a Biology Minor to your degree program at Post University, you can become a more informed citizen and tailor your career toward industries in the biological and health care fields. 


Program Highlights 

Refine and define your understanding of a major area of science with biology courses for this minor. Through lectures and hands-on labs at our Connecticut campus, the Biology Minor gives you a solid foundation in the essential concepts of biological sciences and the process of scientific investigation. After 8 credit hours of general biology courses and labs, you’ll customize your Biology Minor with your choice of two biology classes and one lab for a total of 15 credit hours. Biology classes for your program can include:  

  • Molecular Biology 
  • Developmental Biology 
  • Cell Biology 
  • Pharmacology 
  • Genetics 
  • And More 

We keep each biology class and lab small to encourage in-depth discussions and collaborative problem-solving. This, combined with one-on-one guidance from our experienced faculty and staff, ensures you don’t get lost in the crowd. 


What Can You Do with a Biology Minor? 

From treating ocean pollution to medical marvels, biology is at the forefront of a number of potential solutions to the challenges the world faces today and in the future. Upon completion of this Biology Minor, you’ll have honed skills and abilities to succeed in a number of relevant fields and industries—from health science to agriculture. Depending on your major, your Biology Minor can help you pursue entry level positions (or advance your current career) as a lab technician, wildlife biologist, research assistant, field technicians, and more.  


Visit the University Catalog >> for Curriculum, Course Descriptions, and Program Outcomes.


At Post University, a highly supportive and personal approach to education is built into our DNA. We want to see you succeed, and we are always available to answer any questions you may have or help you overcome any challenges you may face. 

Customize your education to your goals by adding a Biology Minor to your bachelor’s degree. Adding a hard science minor to a bachelor’s program in majors ranging from psychology and communication and media studies to business administration and management can help round out your education and prepare you for different career options in the future. Contact Post University for more information regarding adding a biology minor to your current program of study 

The University reserves the right to change or update the curriculum at any time. The University will notify students of any changes officially through the website. 

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