Program Overview

Whether you’re interested in medicine, genetics, ecology, or another area of study, one thing is certain: Our rigorous program will prepare you for success in any field or endeavor. Students can pursue either a bachelor of arts degree or a bachelor of science degree in one of the four specialty tracks listed below. In our department, you’ll study a broad range of biological sciences, everything from molecular biology and genetics to physiology and ecology. Our curriculum is infused with experiential learning, and we have exciting undergraduate research and study away opportunities.”

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Career Opportunities

The Furman Biology department can prepare you for a career in the life sciences.

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Undergraduate Degrees

Graduate Degrees

Areas of Study

Interested in plant sciences? Neuroscience? Or another field in the life sciences? At Furman, you have the option to focus on a number of areas of study.

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