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Biology majors will learn about
the world of living things through
a broad based biology curriculum.

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B.S. in Biology - General Biology Option

B.S. in Biology - Genetics & Developmental Biology Option

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Degree Overview

The B.S. in Biology at Penn State Berks focuses on the understanding of species and their genetics, development, evolution and interaction with the environment. The Biology major can help to prepare students for advanced training in professional and/or graduate schools, or can serve as a broad education with an emphasis on the life sciences. Two options are available within the Biology Degree at Penn State Berks: General Biology and Genetics & Developmental Biology.

To request information about our Science program, please use our online Request Information Form.  

For more information about our Biology Program please e-mail Dr. Maureen Dunbar, (med18@psu.edu) or call 610-396-6328.

For admissions information, contact the Berks Admissions Office at 610-396-6060.