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Requirements for a Minor in Entomology

Requirements for a Minor in Entomology are completion with a grade of C- or better of at least three courses, totaling a minimum of 10 credits, including: ENTOM 2120 (Insect Biology, 4 credits), one course from Group A (below) and one additional course from Group A or B (below). Any undergraduate student in CALS is eligible to enroll in the Minor except students majoring in Biological Sciences. Biological Sciences majors interested in Insect Biology should instead enroll in the Insect Biology Program of Study, rather than Minor in Entomology.

Required Course

ENTOM 2120 Insect Biology - 4 cr

Group A - Core Elective Courses

ENTOM 3310/3311 Insect Diversity and Evolution - 4 cr
ENTOM 3330 Maggots, Grubs and Cutworms: Larval Insect Biology - 3 cr
ENTOM 3410 Applied Entomology - 3 cr
ENTOM 3520/3521 Medical and Veterinary Entomology - 4 cr
ENTOM 4440 Integrated Pest Management - 4 cr
ENTOM 4550 Insect Ecology - 4 cr
ENTOM 4830 Insect Physiology - 4 cr


Group B - Specialized Elective Courses

ENTOM 3030 Applied Statistics: Biological Experiments in Practice - 3 cr
ENTOM 3070 Pesticides, the Environment and Human Health - 2 cr
ENTOM 3150 Spider Biology - 3 cr
ENTOM 3200 Grape Pest Management - 3 cr
ENTOM 3250 Insect Behavior - 3 cr
ENTOM 3350 Naturalist Outreach Practicum - 3 cr
ENTOM 3440 Insect Conservation Biology - 3 cr
ENTOM 3630 Bugs in Bugs: The World of Pathogens and Parasites - 3 cr
ENTOM 3690 Chemical Ecology - 3 cr
ENTOM 4700 Ecological Genetics - 4 cr
ENTOM 4900 Toxicology of Insecticides - 3 cr