Biology Majors & Minors
The Department of Biology offers a comprehensive program of study consisting of five required courses together with a minimum of four other core courses for both the B.A. and the B.S. A minor in Biology requires six units of biology coursework. All students are encouraged to choose additional courses to tailor their program to their individual needs.
Environmental Studies Program
Students interested in declaring a major in Environmental Policy or Environmental Science should see Environmental Studies Program Coordinator, Dr. Gail Steehler, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, in 110 Administration Building.
Basic human instinct tells most to fear bugs, and most people don’t have the inclination to do research on the very creatures that send a shiver down their spines. Firebaugh’s instincts told her differently, and she is spending much of her time at Roanoke College researching the critters about which she is passionate.