Bachelor of Science in Biology
All life sciences careers are rooted in an understanding of biology. By earning a biology degree with Salem International University, you can lay the foundation for further education in:
- Veterinary science
- Exercise science
- Organic chemistry
- Health sciences and medicine
Our Bachelor of Science in Biology program teaches the scientific knowledge and skills to pursue science career opportunities or advance to graduate-level study. This degree is only available at our West Virginia campus.
Biology Degree Topics of Study
Our BS in Biology covers 120 credits, divided between general knowledge and scientific principles. General education courses develop your reasoning and professional communication skills, while core biology courses teach scientific principles and laboratory skills. Topics include:
- Anatomy & Physiology
- General Biology
- Organic Chemistry
Hands-on learning experiences help students develop technical skills. Seniors complete a capstone project during their final year of study.
Earn Your Biology Degree
Prepare for future career opportunities in science with your biology degree. Talk to a Salem International University admissions advisor for more information today!