The biology degree allows students to explore biological topics that span the breadth of biology.  A diverse selection of courses enable students to obtain a very broad expertise or to follow a specialized area of the discipline.  The biology major prepares students for a wide range of career choices.


Degrees Offered

Students may choose to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in biology or a Bachelor of Science in biology.  Each degree option requires 36-45 credits of biology courses of which 18 credits must be 3000-4000 level courses.

Minors Offered

Biology minor


Other information

All coursework taken for the biology major or minor must be completed with a grade of “C-“ or better.



Allwine Hall 114