College or University: Lake Superior State University
Type of degree: B.S.
Brief overview of program: The bachelor of science degree in biology combines theory and concepts of biology with intensive, hands-on experiences in our state-of-the-art laboratories and a wealth of close-by field sites. The program is flexible. Students build on a core of biology classes by selecting the physiology and taxonomy classes that best fit their interests.
The program is an excellent preparation for biology or related careers. Our graduates are currently employed as doctors, dentists, veterinarians, biological researchers, consultants and teachers. Many careers in biology require education beyond the baccalaureate degree and LSSUís biology program has a proven record of excellent preparation.
Pre-professional studies are an important part of the biology program at LSSU. This program prepares students for entrance into medical, dental, veterinary, optometry, chiropractic, and podiatry schools. Students work with a pre-professional advisor to select biology courses and electives best suited for their particular needs. Our program has an excellent reputation with the health professional schools in both Michigan and Ontario.
The bachelor of arts degree in biology includes a strong core program of science courses. In addition, this program allows students the flexibility of completing minor fields of study in other disciplines such as art, political science, marketing, social science, psychology, or elementary education.
These programs require completion of general education requirements and electives so that at least 125 credits are earned.
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Institution address: 650 W. Easterday Ave
Sault Ste. Marie,MI 49783