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Studnet in labBiology Major

This track is well suited for students whose interests lie within more than one field, as they can major in biology and have a minor in discipline such as Chemistry, Psychology, Physical Education, and other minors. This track provides suitable background for students who desire to continue their studies in human or veterinary medicine, or in graduate school (most likely in the area the student focused on for advanced study). Our graduates are prepared with research experience, summer internships, career preparations, and resume building activities such as conference presentation, honor societies, and volunteering activities.

Detailed curriculum information can be found in the catalog.


  • Microbiology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Immunology
  • Hematology
  • Toxicology
  • Histology
  • Internships
  • Seminars
  • Research in Biology
  • Ecology 

Extra-curricular activities

  • Hands-on discovery based research experience
  • Summer Internships
  • Shadowing opportunities
  • Regional, national and international conference presentations
  • Honor societies: Beta Beta Beta (BBB) Biological Honor Society and Alpha Epsilon Delta National Health Professionals
  • Volunteering activities with high schools (Science Saturdays, Science Olympiad)

Job placement and career preparation

Our graduates have gone on to pursue graduate study in biological sciences, medicine, dentistry, and pharmacology. Others have found jobs in pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. Students who choose biological sciences are well prepared for:

  • Admission into medical, dental, veterinary, physical therapy, or physician’s assistant graduate programs
  • Pharmaceutical Research and Sales
  • Biomedical Technology, Clinical Laboratory or Research Technology
  • Biotechnology Research
  • Forensic Science/Criminal Science

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