Feb 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Microbiology Minor

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The Microbiology minor exists to recognize those students who wish to add a limited but sound understanding of microbiology to their major.

Minor Requirements

GPA Requirements

A minimum 2.0 average in the 26 credits is required for obtaining this minor.

Grading Requirement

A grade of C- is the minimum acceptable grade for courses in the minor.

Residency Requirement

Students must complete a minimum of 8 hours in Microbiology minor coursework at USF. At least 6 of these hours must be upper-level.

Other Information

Students who are declared in any Biology or Microbiology major offered by the Department of Molecular Biosciences or the Department of Integrative Biology are ineligible for this minor.

Advising Information - College of Arts and Sciences

Undergraduate Advising Information

The College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) Advising Team provides students with support to create timely graduation plans that will integrate both their academic and professional goals.  Each of our undergraduate programs has dedicated professional advisors with specialized knowledge and understanding of the major requirements, course offerings, undergraduate research, and career opportunities in their field.  Additionally, we have dedicated pre-health and prelaw advisors to help students prepare for admission to professional graduate programs.


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