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.
Michael Barrett '04 began researching the effect of shipwrecks on the environment during a semester abroad in Sydney, Australia. Three years later, he became the youngest person to ever receive a National Geographic grant to continue his work.