Biology

Overview

The Department of Biology curriculum familiarizes students with basic concepts inherent to biological science and allows them to master new, cutting edge areas of biological research.

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Degrees

  • Biology - BA, BS, MS, PhD
  • Microbiology - BS
  • Medical Technology - BS

What Will I Learn?

  • Environmental biology
  • Conservation
  • Microbiology
  • Health sciences
  • Science teaching
  • Pharmacology
  • Biotechnology
  • Molecular biology
  • Neurobiology
  • Forensics
  • Biological research

We have an exceptional team of teaching faculty who are committed to student success by helping all students develop critical thinking skills through a better understanding of science.

Example Courses

  • Nutrition
  • Evolution and Ecology
  • Research Stream Laboratory
  • Cell and Molecular Biology

Career Opportunities

Our cross-disciplinary approach provides opportunities for both graduate and undergraduate students to examine a variety of societal challenges in health and the human condition, sustainable communities, and global change.

OUR UNDERGRADUATES EARN ON AVERAGE *

$30,684

1st year

$51,703

5th year

$67,495

10th year

* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)

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Contact Department

Website:
Department of Biology

Phone:
817-272-2872

Address:

337 Life Science Bldg.