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Biology in the news:

Three faculty members win college awards

Dr. Rick Adams receives the UNC Distinguished Scholar award for 2013

Dr. Steve Mackessy's research is featured on the Discovery channel

Biology students win prestigious research, presentation, and scholarship awards

Undergraduate Programs

Earn a B.S. degree... Declare your major in Biological Sciences to follow your passion and get a jump on your future. Streamline your path to graduation by choosing from one of the following areas of of emphasis:

  • Prehealth and Biomedical sciences
  • Cellular and Molecular biology
  • Ecology and Evolutionary biology
  • Secondary Teaching

Earn a minor... If you are pursuing a degree other than biology, you can add a biology minor to broaden your training and enhance your education.

Graduate Programs

Earn a graduate degree... to enhance your expertise and expand your career opportunities. Choose among the following programs:

Research-intensive graduate programs (M.S. and Ph.D.)
Course-work-based graduate programs (M.S. and MBS)

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