The Bachelor degrees in Biological Sciences are to provide students with fundamental knowledge of biology at molecular, cellular, physiological and ecological levels. The program offers a strong instruction and research opportunities in all aspects of life sciences. It serves to develop and train students to be well prepared for post-graduate studies as well as for careers in biology related industry and research sectors.

 

Bachelor of Science

The Bachelor of Science degree is for those students who wish to follow a career in the sciences and/or those planning to enter post-graduate professional schools. Students contemplating a major program in biological sciences should consult with a Departmental undergraduate advisor no later than the beginning of the sophomore year. 

 

Bachelor of Arts

The Bachelor of Arts degree is for students who desire a broad liberal arts education with specialization in biology. It is not recommended for students anticipating admission into graduate science programs or medical school. Students contemplating a major program in biological sciences should consult with a departmental undergraduate advisor no later than the beginning of the sophomore year.

 

Minor in Biological Sciences

Completion of the minor in biological sciences requires twenty credits of BIO coursework as indicated below.  At least 12 credits in BIO must be completed in residence at WSU.

  

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