About the Department
With more than 400 students majoring in biology, students are assured of a wide selection of courses. The major offers students a broad foundation in the biological sciences. A prime focus of the program is on acquiring the tools to conduct research, including scientific investigation procedures.
Students must complete a total of 67 semester hours of biology-related courses. Also available are an 18-hour biology minor and Secondary Teacher Certification in conjunction with the Teacher Education Program in our College of Education.