Biology Undergraduate Major
Mount Mary University’s biology major emphasizes scientific inquiry and brings real-world experience into the classroom and laboratory to prepare you to achieve personal and professional success. As a biology major, you’ll get to participate in many hands-on labs, as well as undergraduate research projects.
Create a Rewarding Career
Mount Mary’s biology major prepares you for success in healthcare, research, writing, education, public health or management careers. You could be a research scientist or go on to graduate school to become a doctor, dentist or veterinarian. Discover more about biology careers.
Curriculum Options to Match Your Career Goals
Mount Mary offers a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree, a minor in biology and a post-baccalaureate certificate in biology. You can customize your major by choosing one of three sequences: general biology, health sciences for pre-professional study and biology education.
Biology Activities Outside of the Classroom
Scholarships for Biology Majors
As a biology major, you may be eligible for the Ruth Debelack Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is need-based and is renewable to support you to earn your degree. Contact the biology chairperson for more information. Learn more about scholarships at Mount Mary.