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  Dec 11, 2017
College Catalog 2011-2012 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Biology

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Coren (Chair), Bowne, Bridge, Cavender, Cecala, Murray, Wohl, Yorty

For more information, please visit the Department’s website or check your course syllabi, which are available through the course instructor or at the High Library.

The courses of the Department of Biology provide a foundation in basic concepts and principles involving the structural, functional and environmental aspects of the living world. The courses provide the student with a broad and unifying understanding of nature’s life forms. The Department involves students in research studies with professors through independent study projects, internships and a senior seminar.

Majors Offered

The Biology Department offers majors in Biology , Biotechnology  and Environmental Science . Four concentrations are available to students pursuing a Biology major: Biological Sciences, Premedicine, Allied Health and Secondary Education (Biology Education) .

Cooperative Programs with Other Institutions

The Biology Department participates in several cooperative programs .

Bachelor of Science: General Science Secondary Education

This curriculum prepares the student to receive secondary school general science certification. Students interested in this area should consult the detailed description in the Interdisciplinary Programs  section of the College Catalog.

Further details may be obtained from Dr. Thomas Murray.

Minors Offered

The Department of Biology offers a Biology minor . The Department also participates in the General Science Minor .

Honors in the Discipline

The Department of Biology participates in the College Honors in the Discipline Program. For guidelines, students should consult the Department Chair.

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