What You'll Learn

As a student in one of the largest programs on campus you will be challenged to perform in both the classroom and laboratory as we prepare you for a career in biology or a scientific pre-professional program. Advanced biology students are encouraged to explore various career paths through internships and science seminars all taught by full-time faculty with terminal degrees.

Career Opportunities

Our graduates have gone on to work both in the public and private sector in health services, education, and a variety of pre-professional programs including:

  • Medical school
  • Veterinary school
  • Dental school
  • Physical Therapy school
  • Pharmacy school

The Columbia College Difference

Our biology faculty maintain active research programs of their own and encourage students to apply for grants, conduct independent mentored research, and present their findings at state and regional meetings.

Course Requirements

View major requirements including concentrations and electives for this program of study in our course catalog.

Undergraduate Course Catalog