USAO’s biology program provides students with a comprehensive curriculum in the study of living organisms that encourages them to develop the keys skills used in scientific research, such as thorough examination, careful experimentation, and critical thought.

Most biologists study the interrelationships between organisms, and, in light of USAO’s interdisciplinary mission, our biology program forms a very natural part of the campus.

Pairing exceptional classroom instruction with numerous opportunities for original research projects, USAO’s biology department prepares students for advanced study in graduate school and for careers in biomedicine, research, allied health, private industry and education. 

Why Major in Biology at USAO?

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