Biology Minor

Are you interested in the study of life and living organisms?
Degree Type Minor
Careers & Salaries Career Outcomes
Delivery On Campus
Students in the Biology Lab at UW-Stout.

The Biology minor allows you to explore concepts in the core introductory courses of basic cell and molecular biology, genetics, and ecology. You may then expand your scope in elective classes in topics appropriate to your major. 

A study on bees, conducted at UW-Stout.

Allied Health, Art, Science, and Engineering majors commonly opt for our 20-credit Biology minor, although the opportunity is available to all UW-Stout majors.


Minor Requirements

Minors are defined as either “studies in the discipline” or as “teaching.”



To declare a minor, complete the "Applying for a Minor" survey online, and you will be given further instructions. Once this has been processed you will receive an e-mail confirmation from the Advisement Center.

Seven Students Attend Experimental Biology 2019

“Anyone can contribute to the larger project: understanding life.”
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