General Emphasis

When you choose the general biology emphasis, you will have flexibility to choose the classes that fit your needs. Along with the introductory biology courses, you will have the opportunity to choose from courses focused on paleontolotgy, conservation, microbiology, flora of North America, cell biology, and more. This emphasis offers the opportunity to get a broad perspective, learning about a variety of different areas of biology. 

This emphasis is offered as both a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree. The Bachelor of Science is suggested for those intending to pursue graduate school. The Bachelor of Arts is encouraged for those who intend to enter the work force after graduation, or who would like the option of a double major.

course options include:

  • General Botany
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • General Zoology