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Department of Biological Sciences

Mission Statement

The Department of Biological Sciences provides excellent teaching, quality advising and exposure to relevant experiences, setting a solid foundation of knowledge and skills that will allow students to become productive citizens and pursue successful careers.

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Bachelor's Degree Programs

Biology Concentrations

Concentrate your Biology degree in your area of interest and specialize in your career goals.

Environmental Biology

Forensic Biology





Pre-Physical Therapy

Pre-Veterinary Medicine

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Natural Science Associate

Pre-Science Associate

Biology Minor

Cell and Molecular Biology Minor

Unique Facilities

The Department of Biological Sciences is also responsible for the John and Rhea Smith Greenhouse and the Card Wildlife Education Center. The Smith Greenhouse houses a wide variety of plants and is used to support botanical research and classroom activities. The Card Wildlife Education Center is a wildlife museum that houses nearly 200 mounts of animals from around the world.