Biological Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences

The Faculty of Science

Moore Biology Hall, Room 127


About the Programs

The Department of Biological Sciences offers undergraduate degrees under a number of different rubrics. The Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in Biology offer a broad foundation based on a core curriculum. With this education, an individual has a wide range of career opportunities or may proceed on to graduate school. Individuals may change careers later in life with minimal retraining required.

Are you interested in...

  • Laboratory activities
  • Field research and observation
  • Organizing and presenting data
  • Learning how biological systems interact
  • Human biology / anatomy
  • Animal and plant biology

Choose Biology at ESU

  • Multiple concentrations
  • Small advanced class sizes and personalized attention
  • Well-equipped laboratories
  • Practical field experiences
  • Qualified, experienced faculty

Career Potential

  • Research biologist
  • Laboratory technician
  • Medical professions
  • Environmental conservation
  • Forensic biologist

Career Settings

  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Healthcare providers
  • Environmental firms
  • Food processing and safety departments
  • Agriculture
  • State and local government
  • Universities and colleges
More detailed career information is available from the department.