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Biological Sciences Major

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The B.S. degree is chosen by students who seek flexibility and breadth in their degree program. A student in this track may keep his or her program broad, taking courses from all fields of biology. Alternatively, a student can tailor their degree be to more specialized. This track is well suited for students who plan to enter a graduate program in one of the biological sciences.

Courses can be chosen that prepare the student for a specific area of interest while ensuring a diversity of biological topics are experienced. Students heading toward professional schools who want some flexibility in their program can also choose this track.

*Graduate School – This track is especially well suited for students who plan to enter a graduate program in one of the biological sciences. Courses can be chosen that prepare the student for a specific area of interest while fulfilling the biology breadth requirement of the major.

*Professional Schools – Students heading toward professional schools who want some flexibility in their program can also choose this track. Click here to go to our Pre-professional Advising page.

This track also fulfills the need of students interested in the following specializations. Choose these links to find out more about these areas:

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