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Bachelor of Science in Biology

Study the Science of Life with a Biology Degree

This program is offered on Campus.

How does the human body work? How do organisms interact? How did life come to be?

If you are fascinated by complex questions such as these, pursue your Bachelor of Science in Biology from Post University. Take your first step toward a new career in biological science, health care, and biopharmaceutical industries or an advanced degree in medicine, veterinary science or pharmacy. 

Program Highlights

As a student in our B.S. in Biology degree program, you will have the opportunity to design and conduct experiments; develop your scientific and quantitative reasoning skills; collect and organize data for analysis; and hone your written and oral communication skills through lab reports and in-class presentations over many subspecialties of biology. Through your biology degree program, you will also have the opportunity to explore molecular biology, cell biology, microbiology, genetics, botany, anatomy and physiology, zoology, and ecology.

Coursework for this comprehensive Bachelor’s Degree in Biology covers all the essentials in this field of science. It explores the foundations of biology, including evolution, cellular structure and function, genetics, bioenergetics, and interacting systems. It can help you refine your understanding of the scientific process. It will demonstrate how to use quantitative reasoning to describe biological phenomena. It will also dive into modeling and simulation, scientific communication, and ethics. And it can give you the opportunity to pursue an industry-relevant, resume-ready micro-credentialing opportunity.

Following the core coursework, you will need to complete an independent study project or internship. There are many nearby research universities and industries for you to gain real-world experience in the field and biology jobs upon graduation.


What Can I Do with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology?

Graduates of Post University’s B.S. in Biology will have the knowledge and skill-set needed to enter health science, research, education, and biotech settings. 

Students are also well prepared to take their education to the next level and pursue post-graduate degree programs.  


Visit the University Catalog >> for Curriculum, Course Descriptions, and Program Outcomes.


​Prepare for a Future Steeped in Science

At Post University, you will not have to worry about getting lost in the crowd. We keep our class sizes small to encourage in-depth discussions and collaborative problem-solving. We also match you with a personal advisor, who will meet with you one-on-one to discuss your college-to-career path.

Life does not slow down. If you have been exploring biology programs in Connecticut, now is the time to enroll at Post University. Our Bachelor of Science in Biology will help prepare you for the life you want to live and the career you want to pursue. Contact us today to learn more about our personal, hands-on approach to science education.

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