Academic Catalog 2024-2025

Microbiology, Minor


The Microbiology Minor requires 44-47 units: 18 units are lower division courses, which also may be used, where allowed, to satisfy General Education requirements; 26-29 units of upper division biology and chemistry courses are required.

Lower Division Requirements
BIO 120Principles of Biology I3
BIO 121Principles of Biology Lab I1
BIO 122Principles of Biology II3
BIO 123Principles of Biology II Lab1
CHE 110General Chemistry I5
CHE 112General Chemistry II5
Upper Division Requirements
Select one of the following:3-5
Cell Biology
Biochemistry I
and Biochemistry I Lab
BIO 324Microbiology with Clinical Applications3
BIO 325Microbiology with Clinical Applications Laboratory1
BIO 426Immunology3
BIO 436Immunology Laboratory1
BIO 428Virology3
Select one of the following:4-5
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry Lab I
Survey of Organic Chemistry
and Survey of Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Select 8 units from the following:8
Plant Physiology
Plant Physiology Laboratory
Medical Bacteriology
Medical Bateriology Laboratory
Human Parasitology
Human Parasitology Laboratory
Biochemistry II
Total Hours44-47