Minor in Biology

The minor in Biology is an optional minor for students seeking a B.A. Degree.

To minor in Biology, the student must apply to the Department and be assigned a Biology advisor.  The 20-hour minimum must be met with course work appropriate for Biology majors and must include the following:

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

BI 102

General Cellular Biology


BI 105 and/or
BI 110

General Botany and/or
General Zoology




300-level Biology courses


At least 10 hours of this minor must have been completed at Washburn University.  Students must have a grade of C or better in each course taken to fulfill the minor.  Students fill out a Declaration of Minor form during the semester in which they plan to graduate.