Small Class Sizes, Individualized Attention from Faculty
Our biological sciences program entails a rigorous course of study. Students have the opportunity to concentrate in one of four areas:
This flexibility allows you to experience the breadth of biological sciences with a focused specialty. You receive a high-quality educational experience with opportunities for research and internships.
After successfully completing our Bachelor of Science in biology program, you can pursue advanced degrees in environmental or life science, or develop a meaningful career in biological or environmental sciences.
Courses & Topics
You will receive a well-rounded education through our core curriculum and classes in the biology major. Some of the courses in our Bachelor of Science in biological sciences program include:
Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
Faculty bring industry experience and expertise to the classroom
Learn from faculty who have worked and conducted academic research in the biology and biotechnology fields.
Monday, September 16, 2019
At the Ecological Science of America 2019 conference in Louisville, Ky., Environmental Science Professor Matthew Opdyke, Ph.D., presented the work he and his students Paula Ambrose ’20, and Keri Rouse ’14, 19, did with Project Bee Watch, a local citizen project to assess the status of pollinators in the region.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Meet Morgan Willis, a junior biological sciences major and honors student, and learn about the research she did with the Blue Marble Space Institute of Science Young Scientist Program.