The major in Biological Sciences is designed to provide students with a broad background in biology and exposure to related fields such as chemistry, physics and mathematics. The program offers a strong science foundation balanced with a well rounded Liberal Arts education required for successful entrance into Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and other advanced degree programs in the biological sciences. Grades of "C" or above must be received in all required Core Biology courses and laboratories and a grade of “C-“ or above in all upper division elective Biology courses and laboratories.
Students may earn a B.A., a B.A. with Pre-Health Profession Emphasis, a B.S. degree or a B.S. degree with an Environmental Science Emphasis.