Curriculum Overview

The Department of Biology offers two majors (Biology and Molecular Biology), two interdisciplinary majors (Environmental Science and Neuroscience), and three minors (Biology, Molecular Biology, and Environmental Studies). Within the biology major, students may select one of several concentrations depending on their career goals.

Faculty within the Department of Biology strongly believe that successful preparation for any career in the life sciences begins with a broad foundation in basic biological concepts, a thorough understanding of scientific resources and means of communication, and numerous opportunities for experiential learning. All of the programs listed to the left (sub-menu items) utilize small class sizes, extensive laboratory and field work, group work, literature review and writing assignments, and individual research projects to achieve departmental objectives.

Undergraduate Catalog


The entire undergraduate catalog can be accessed with the following link.
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