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Biology

A broad foundation in Biology will prepare you to meet competitive admissions standards of professional schools, graduate schools, and for your career. That’s why our program offers courses that build strong science background – all rooted in a liberal arts tradition.

  • Small class sizes
  • State-of-the-art laboratory facilities
  • Rigorous, interesting classes in an informal setting
  • Project-oriented experiments and engagement in research
  • Courses and labs taught by faculty, not graduate students
  • Broad, substantial training in biological concepts and practices
PERSONALIZE YOUR DEGREE

Pre-Professional preparation is available in Medicine, Physical Therapy, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Optometry, Occupational Therapy, Chiropractic, Podiatry, and Osteopathy.

Gain real-life experience – all before your graduate.

Lab Work

Engage in research, on or off campus, by designing and conducting project-oriented experiments in our state-of-the art labs.


Internships

Obtain work experience and make informed career choices through supervised internships of a semester or more in length.

Employment Options
  • Biological Technician
  • Fish and Game Warden
  • Botanist
  • Microbiologist
  • Biophysicist
  • Surgeon

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98%

Placement Rate1Rate based University of Jamestown 2018 bachelor’s degree graduates 1

23K-269K

Expected salary range for a
biology professional2Based on data from “FOCUS 2 CAREER 2



COURSEWORK


Course

Title (credits)
Chem 133 General Chemistry I (4)
Chem 134 General Chemistry II (4)
Biol 150 Introduction to Biology I (4)
Biol 151 Introduction to Biology II (4)
Phys
or
Phys
143

203
College Physics I (5)

Physics I (5)
Math
or
Math
151

205
Calculus I (4)

Statistics (3)
Biol 201 Biology Orientation (1)
Biol 305 Cell Biology (5)
Biol Biology Electives (9)

Course

Title (credits)
Biol
or
Biol
or
Biol
or
Biol
304

306

308

310
Invertebrate Zoology (4)

Vertebrate Zoology (4)

Animal Behavior

Ecology
Chem 343 Organic Chemistry I (4)
Chem 344 Organic Chemistry II (4)
Biol 425/426 Biology Seminar (2)
Biol 430 Genetics (5)
Biol 442 Evolution (4)

Total Semester Credits Required: 62 to 63




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