Biology Degrees & Emphases

Bachelor of Science in Biology

There are a variety of academic emphasis areas students can pursue as part of their Bachelor of Science in Biology, including a general emphasis area, cellular/molecular biology, ecology/biodiversity biology, and pre-medical biology. The Department of Biology also offers a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Physical Therapy. These areas of study are ideal for leading students to careers in a variety of medical and research fields.

You can read about the Bachelor of Science in Biology, including the emphasis areas of study described above, in the NNU Catalog.

Bachelor of Arts in Biology

Students pursuing their Bachelor of Arts in Biology usually follow one of two emphasis areas offered as part of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology: General biology and biology education. Students looking to become secondary education biology teachers usually pursue the biology education emphasis.

You can read about the Bachelor of Arts in Biology in the NNU Catalog.

Environmental Science Minor

NNU also offers a minor in Environmental Science to students interested in Biology. You can learn more about the requirements of this minor in the NNU Catalog.