Current Students

The distribution requirements for undergraduate biology majors include laboratory, lecture, and seminar courses across diverse levels of biological organization. 

An important feature of graduate programs is the opportunity for students in each area to interact with students and faculty in the other areas, which often leads to exciting new ideas for innovative cross-disciplinary research. 

Undergraduate Programs

Our undergraduate program has been ranked one of the highest best biology programs in the country and offers several majors and concentrations to choose from. The undergraduate biology majors include laboratory, lecture, and seminar courses across diverse levels of biological organization. Students enjoy small classes and research opportunities to work closely with faculty.

Graduate Programs

The department offers both PhD and master’s programs in biology.