Information for undergraduate students obtaining a major or minor in Biology includes:
- Undergraduate Studies in Biology: Student Guide
Undergraduate Studies in Biology is a departmental publication designed to supplement the MTSU Undergraduate 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
- Undergraduate Advising
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
Undergraduate Studies in Biology.
- The Biology Major
The core and elective courses and requirements needed to major in Biology at MTSU.
- The Biology Minor
The courses and requirements needed to minor in Biology at MTSU.
- Teacher Licensure
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 requirements.
Students must contact their Secondary Education minor advisors for approval of appropriate
- Undergraduate Courses in Biology
A listing of undergraduate biology courses. Also see the Honors College for information
on Honors Biology Courses.