A BS in Biology will prepare you for a diversity of exciting careers in medicine, healthcare, cell and molecular biology, ecology, bioinformatics, and more. Our well-rounded curriculum includes courses in chemistry, physics, mathematics, statistics, and biology that will prepare you for the MCAT, dental school, pharmacy school, veterinary school, graduate programs, or career opportunities in industry, non-profit organizations, or the government. Choose your own electives or complete a 16-credit concentration in Physiology, Cell and Molecular Biology, or Ecology and Evolution.
You will benefit from our small class sizes and have the opportunity to work closely with our innovative faculty as you develop knowledge and skills and receive training in modern laboratory and field techniques utilizing our state-of-the-art scientific instruments. Take advantage of our numerous undergraduate research opportunities, including paid summer programs, internships, and independent study projects!
Our Biology alumni have gone on to post-graduate programs in medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary programs, MD/PhD programs, graduate programs in pubic health, medicinal chemistry, cell and molecular biology, ecology and evolution, and many more. Other alumni are working as laboratory technicians, wildlife biologists, consultants, and healthcare professionals in the public and private sector.
Our faculty are available and excited to meet with you to individually advise you and help you prepare for your post-graduate opportunities and careers.
The curriculum for the BS in Biology will provide you with the knowledge and skills to succeed by offering hands-on opportunities with cutting edge instrumentation, research experience in the classroom, field trips, and the ability to work closely with our amazing faculty.
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