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Biology

 

 

 

Other/Related Variations

·       Agricultural Biology

·       Biological Sciences

·       Biology & Society

 

 

Degree Type/Duration

·       Associate’s Degree (2 years)

·       Bachelor’s Degree (4 years)

·       Master’s Degree (Varies)

·       Doctorate Degree (Varies)

 

 

Overview

Biology provides a wide variety for understanding living organisms. It exposes students to concepts and methodologies of the biological sciences. Concepts cover all levels of life processes including molecular, cellular, organismal, and ecological levels.

 

Coursework may cover the following areas: Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, Physics, Microbiology, Population Biology, Mammalogy, Taxonomy, Physiology and Lab, Entomology

 

 

Concentrations/Options

 

·       Botany/Arboriculture

·       Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

·       Marine and Coastal Science

·       Marine Biology

 

 

Potential Career Paths

 

·       Aquaculture Hatchery Manager

·       Aquaculturist

·       Bioinformatics Scientist

·       Ecologist

·       Embryologist

·       Fisheries Technician

·       Hydroponics Producer

·       Laboratory Technician

·       Marine Biologist

·       Nematologist

·       R & D Technician

·       Saltwater Husbandry Technician

·       Storage and Hygiene Coordinator

·       Zoologist

 

 

Additional Opportunities/Recommendations

 

·       Additional certifications available

·       Internship related to biology

·       Laboratory research or hands-on laboratory experience