A minor in Microbiology will be of considerable benefit to students majoring in biological science, natural science, food science, biochemistry, some fields of engineering, and other science-related fields.

Effective Spring 2015

Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Core Courses
MIP 300General Microbiology3
MIP 302General Microbiology Laboratory2
MIP 342Immunology4
Selected Courses (select a minimum of 12 credits from the following lists)
Select at least one from the following: 3-4
Medical Bacteriology
Medical and Molecular Virology
Select at least one from the following: 3-4
Microbial Physiology
Microbial Genetics
Select 4-6 credits not taken above, including one laboratory course, from the following: 4-6
Food Microbiology
Immunology Laboratory
Microbial Diversity
Medical Bacteriology
Medical Bacteriology Laboratory
Medical and Molecular Virology
Virology and Cell Culture Laboratory
Microbial Ecology
Industrial Microbiology
Microbial Physiology
Microbial Genetics
Parasitology and Vector Biology
Research
Program Total Credits:21