Undergraduate Degree Programs
The Department of Biological Sciences offers two distinct four-year curricula that lead to the baccalaureate degree. These are the Bachelor of Science in Biology and the Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science. (view required classes) In addition, pre-health professional programs are offered which include pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-physical therapy, pre-pharmacy, and pre-veterinary medicine. Secondary teaching certificates may be obtained with Science Certification or Life Science Certification. The curricula are designed to maximize career opportunities and to prepare students for various graduate and professional school programs.
Bachelor of Science in Biology
The mission of the B.S. in Biology degree program is to provide students with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills required of a professional biologist, biology educator, or graduate student.
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science
The mission of the B.S. in Biomedical Science degree program is to provide students with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills required for success in a health professional program.
(Note: due to potential errors in the University Catalog biology curriculum, please see an advisor and develop a degree plan before registering for courses)