Natural Science Minor

19-20 credits

The minor in natural science provides students from all majors an opportunity to study the natural sciences as a secondary area of interest. A minor in natural science will allow students to focus their free electives in the area of science and is most appropriate for students who have an interest in science or who plan careers in science-based organizations.

Note: Students will be held to all course prerequisites.


BIO 251 Biology I (with Lab)

ENV 305 Earth Science (with Lab)

SCI 312 Physics (with Lab)

SCI 315 Applied Chemistry (with Lab)

Plus any (1) upper level SCI course (3-4 credits)

Upper Level Natural Science Elective

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2022-2023 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2021 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.