Are you a pre-med student? Are you interested in conducting scientific research or exploring how living organisms function, adapt, and survive? Whatever your interest, our biological and chemical sciences program provides the solid foundation you'll need to succeed.
Our innovative approach balances study in the core disciplines of biology and chemistry with hands-on research alongside our expert faculty in areas such as anatomy and histology, animal behavior, biochemistry, cancer biology, genetics, microbiology, neuroscience, and molecular and cellular biology.
We offer a variety of degree options, all of which will prepare you with the skills and courses you need to enter medical school or to pursue graduate studies in dentistry, podiatry, veterinary medicine, business, and more. We also offer combined undergraduate/graduate degree programs that accelerate your journey to a professional career in the lab, classroom, or medical center.
Assistant Professor Jole Fiorito, Ph.D., an expert in medicinal chemistry, has secured a three-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke that will support research into early-stage drug development to treat Alzheimer’s disease.