Bachelor's Degree in Biology
DegreeBachelor of Science
DepartmentChemistry and Chemical Biology
ContactDepartment of Chemistry and Chemical Biology188.8.131.5294[email protected]
The biology bachelor’s program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success, whether it's graduate, medical, dental, veterinary, physician’s assistant, or physical therapy programs.
Employers in the STEM field are looking for innovators and critically-thinking problem solvers. The biology bachelor’s program encourages students to develop these skills both academically and pragmatically in the classrooms and in the laboratories.
The program delves broadly and deeply into the science of living systems while maintaining the solid foundation in chemical and physical sciences necessary for innovative research and development in the health sciences. Coursework in microbiology, molecular genetics, physiology, and immunology will prepare students for the opportunity to do original research with Stevens faculty in modern cancer research, drug discovery, medicinal chemistry, and antimicrobial research.
More Advantages to our Biology Program
Hands-on curriculum features a year of original research in a laboratory setting
Dynamic one-on-one biology career advising and mentoring
Learn from professors with 10 or more years of industrial experience
Credits eligible for the Accelerated Master's Program
Learn case studies for real companies
Networking or recruitment events
Guest speaker series by executives from neighboring pharmaceutical and biotech companies
Building Your Biology Career
The biology bachelor’s program develops in-demand knowledge and skills. By combining a biology major with other majors, minors, graduate certificates or master's degrees from the School of Business or the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, you can specialize your education for careers like:
Clinical Research Assistant
Life Science Research Assistant
Medical Communications Specialist
Companies Hiring Biologists:
Pfizer, Roche, Novartis, Merck, Johnson & Johnson, Sanofi