The Biology Department as part of Seaver Science and Engineering College is committed to introducing students to the excitement of science, promoting collaborative and interdisciplinary learning and preparing students for their chosen career goals. Watch the video about our college here.
Courses are offered by the Department in many fields, including molecular biology, genetics, microbiology, marine biology, ecology, field biology, physiology and comparative anatomy. For complete list, please, visit Courses.
To learn more about the degrees offered, core curriculum and course requirements, please, visit the Program.
The Biology Department believes that student's participation in scientific research, both in the field and in the laboratory, and including subsequent data analysis and presentation of the results at conferences, can be a valuable part of an undergraduate education. See Undergraduate research for details.
Graduates of the program go on to pursue careers in the health professions (medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, optometry, etc.), as well as careers in teaching, research, environmental and marine biology, law, administration, business, and even art. To learn more see Careers.