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B.S. in Biology

Residential Biology Program

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Gain a broad and well-developed understanding of the biological sciences including botany, zoology, genetics, cell biology, and ecology. With a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree, you will study God’s complex creation from the molecular to the ecosystem level.

 

Upper-level courses will give you research experience in both laboratory and field settings. Get the knowledge and skills you need to pursue postgraduate education as well as a professional career in teaching or laboratory work.

 

The B.S. in Biology is offered through the Department of Biology and Chemistry.


Academics: Biology (B.S.)

Credit Hours

  • General Biology: 120 hours
  • General Biology (Teacher Licensure): 136 hours

 

Degree Completion Plans (DCPs)

 

Admission Requirements

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Featured Courses

  • Genetics (BIOL 301)
  • Ecology (BIOL 310)
  • Botany (BIOL 317)
  • Cell Biology (BIOL 415)
  • Organic Chemistry I & II (CHEM 301, 302)

Career Opportunities

General Biology

  • Veterinarian
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Biomedical Laboratory Supervisor
  • Agricultural Biotechnologist

General Biology with Teaching Licensure

  • High School Biology Teacher
  • Middle School Science Teacher
  • Veterinarian
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Biomedical Laboratory Supervisor
  • Agricultural Biotechnologist