The Biology major, in combination with the basic disciplines of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics, provides curricula tailored for specific health career interests, secondary education and graduate studies.


  • Biology with Pre-Professional Sciences Emphasis
  • Biology with Secondary Education Emphasis


  • Biology

Pre-Professional Sciences Program

In conjunction with the Department of Biology, the Pre-Professional Sciences Program (PPSP) is committed to providing students enrichment experiences and exposures that will enhance their successful matriculation in professional programs: Pre-Medicine, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Veterinary Medicine, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Pharmacy and Pre-Allied Health. Review workshops on test-taking skills (MCAT, DAT, GRE), clinical observations in various health care settings and other related activities are provided.

Other Opportunities

  • Summer Enrichment Programs at various external sites.
  • Opportunities to conduct and present scientific laboratory research.