Programs of Study

Choosing Your Path

Students majoring in biology pursue a rigorous curriculum that includes required courses in chemistry, physics and mathematics.  In consultation with an advisor, students choose the appropriate sequence of biology courses. 

The following programs and areas of emphasis are available to help students achieve individual educational goals:

  • General Biology
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Teacher Education in Biology
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Veterinary Medicine
  • Pre-Wildlife Management
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Forestry
  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Forensic Science
  • Pre-Optometry
  • Pre-Physician Assistant
  • An interdisciplinary degree in Environmental Sciences is also available

Several of the pre-professional areas require a bachelor's degree before acceptance into a professional degree program at another institution, all students are encouraged to pursue work in one of our biological science majors.