Human Biological Sciences, BA

The Department of Biology offers the Bachelor of Science in Biology with or without a concentration in Biotechnology, the Bachelor of Arts in Human Biological Sciences, and the Master of Science in Biology. Throughout its curriculum the Department emphasizes evolution and the relationship between organisms and the environment. Classes include extensive field and laboratory investigations allowing students to observe and measure biological systems. Students are encouraged to select elective courses best suited to their interests. See Biology Tracks below. A detailed description of student learning goals and objectives can be found at

The Bachelor of Arts Degree in Human Biological Sciences curriculum includes a specific set of courses designed to provide students with a foundation in Biology in Human/Health related fields. This degree is not intended for pre-medical or pre-professional students.