​The Department of Biological Sciences provides courses for both biology majors and non-majors. For its majors, the department offers six different concentrations. These concentrations provide a core program consisting of six to seven lecture/laboratory courses. Beyond the core program, the concentrations allow the students to have a moderate degree of specialization in any one of several areas. It also provides a number of opportunities for learning outside the classroom, including a program of seminars, internships and opportunities for research with, or under the direction of, a member of the faculty.

Liberal Studies Requirements 76 hours
​Major Requirements 68 hours
Major Concentration Requirement​s 32 ​hours
​Open Electives 16 hours
​Total hours required 192 hours