Add a life science perspective with a minor in Biology

Biology students sit outside and watch a professor lecture

From understanding human health to conserving endangered species, many of the most pressing issues facing our world today are rooted in Biology. Adding a biology minor to any other degree program can allow you to better understand the world we live in.

The Biology minor is designed to give you a fundamental understanding of modern biology while allowing you to develop a set of specialized skills in an area of interest.


The road ahead

FLC Biology majors taking river water samples in inflatable kayaks

Your opportunities for independent, original research with direct faculty mentorship put you way out front of the competition, whether you're looking at graduate school, working in a lab, or in the field.

Imagine yourself as a:

  • Plant ecologist
  • Restoration ecologist
  • Wildlife biologist
  • Ornithologist
  • Entomologist
  • Physician
  • Veterinarian