Biology is the study of life in all its forms—so it’s no wonder that a biology degree can prepare you for any number of careers.
And the B.S. in Biology from Penn State Behrend is as versatile as the field itself. It can position you to enter the workforce or prepare you for further study—including in the high-demand health professions.
Why Penn State Behrend?
At Penn State Behrend, you’ll study in small classes with hands-on experiences. Here, undergraduate research is the norm—in fact, many of our students graduate as co-authors of peer-reviewed journals.
With the B.S. in Biology, you can choose one of six focus areas: General Biology; Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior; Genetics and Developmental Biology; Health Professions; Medical Technology; and Molecular and Cellular Biology and Biochemistry.