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Minor in Microbiology


As a second major, microbiology can add competence in logic, critical analysis, and effective writing to the specialized knowledge offered in your other major and appreciably increase your chances in the job market. There are no residency requirements for the minor in Microbiology. Students must earn a ‘C’ (2.0) or higher in required courses.

If you have a question about how a course will count in the minor, please email Yadira Castillo Minors can be declared in ATHENA.

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