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Bachelor of Science in Biology

Bachelor of Science in Biology

LIFE works closely with our biology students to help you secure research, internship and other educational and professional opportunities with high profile organizations, allowing you to pursue interests and deepen your knowledge and experience in fields such as public health, quality control, forensics and nanotechnology.

Career Opportunities


  • Governmental Public Health
  • Quality Control
  • Forensics
  • Marine Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Animal Technician
  • Environmental Technician
  • Botany

Degree Requirements


Students receiving a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree must complete a minimum total of 188 credit hours of instruction.

Core Curriculum Offerings
Area A Communications & Humanities 20 hours
Area B Science, Mathematics & Computers 25 hours
Area C Social Sciences 20 hours

Sub-total: 65 credit hours

Bachelor of Science Offerings
Area A Natural Science Core 31 hours
Area B Biology Requirements 56 hours
Area C Biology Electives 16 hours
Area D Free Electives 23 hours

Sub-total: 126 credit hours