Biotechnology Minor



Courses required for biotechnology minor

A minor in biotechnology requires a minimum of 26 semester credit hours. All courses counted toward a minor in biotechnology must be applicable toward a major in biotechnology. These hours must include:

BIOL 1450Biology I

5 credits

BIOL 1750Biology II

5 credits

BIOL 2140Genetics

4 credits

BIOL 3020Molecular Biology of the Cell

3 credits

Also required are nine credit hours of 3000- or 4000-level courses. Students transferring biology credits are required to take a minimum of one 4000-level laboratory course at UNO.  Students may not earn a biotechnology minor if they earn a biology major.