Biological Sciences (Minor)

Biological science encompasses the study of all living things and includes the study of basic organization and function, how organisms evolve, their roles in the natural environment, how hereditary information is transferred and the development of biotechnology.

The biological sciences minor is a program designed to provide students with a flexible curriculum that can be tailored to their interests.

Degree Offered

Biological Sciences (Minor)
Liberal Arts and Sciences, The College of

Location
Tempe, Online

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Application Requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements.
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Career Outlook

A minor can help students enhance the marketable skills they acquire in their major program and help them develop new skills apart from it, though most career areas do require more training than a minor alone can provide.

A minor in biological sciences can help students as they pursue careers as biologists, biological technicians, medical and clinical laboratory technologists, zoologists, geneticists, educators and more.

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