Information for undergraduate students
obtaining a major or minor in Biology includes:
Studies in Biology: Student Guide
Studies in Biology
is a departmental publication designed
to supplement the
Catalog. Although it repeats some information found in
the Catalog, it contains many details of importance that
are not found elsewhere. Undergraduate students pursuing a
major or minor in Biology should be familiar with the
contents of this booklet and abide by the advice and
guidelines given. Note: This booklet IS NOT a replacement
for an advisor.
Every undergraduate student is assigned a faculty
advisor who assists with graduation requirements, major and
minor requirements, options for electives, career plans,
and problems or questions. Meet with your advisor and read
the advising section in the
Studies in Biology.
The core and elective courses and
requirements needed to major in Biology at MTSU.
The courses and requirements
needed to minor in Biology at MTSU.
Students seeking a license to teach in
secondary schools (grade 7-12) must complete (1) a major
in the subject they intend to teach, (2) a minor in
Secondary Education, and (3) additional teacher licensure
Students must contact their Secondary
Education minor advisors for approval of appropriate
Undergraduate Courses in
A listing of undergraduate biology
courses. Also see the Honors College for information on
Honors Biology Courses.