Contact Information

Department Chair
Daniel Shain

Department Secretary
Janet Caruso
(856) 225-6497

Undergraduate Biology
Kwangwon Lee

Graduate Biology
William M. Saidel

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Minor Requirements

Students not majoring in biology may graduate with a minor in biology if they complete 18 credits distributed as follows: 8 credits of Bio 101 and 102 with lab (B or better grade), and 10 credits, excluding 120:105, from among the other offerings in the Biological Sciences (subject area 120). A minimum of 6 credits must be at the 300 to 400 level (excluding 50:120:491, 492). The average GPA of all biology courses should be 2.0 or better.

Transfer students who want to minor in biology at Rutgers-Camden, but who have fulfilled all the requirements for this minor elsewhere, must take a minimum of two courses from among the offerings of this biological sciences department at the 300 level and above. A student is free to design his or her own minor program from among the courses listed under the biological sciences. The average GPA of all biology courses should be 2.0 or better.