Major in Biology

Our Biology Major Allows You To:

  • Continue into professional and graduate programs of your choice.
  • Explore numerous opportunities for undergraduate research.
  • Gain valuable skills for immediate entry into the job market.
  • Be a successful candidate for medical, veterinary, or dental school.

Bachelor of Science or Arts (B.S./B.A.) in Biology (120 credits)

The biology major prepares students with a rigorous liberal arts education and a strong background in all major disciplines within biology. Students find this degree to be an excellent preparation for continued studies in graduate school, medical school, or other professional training. Graduates with this major also find immediate employment in research and industry.

Program Requirements

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Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about biological sciences at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:

Dr. Neil Buckley, Chair
Office: Beaumont Hall 444
Phone: (518) 564-3155
Email: neil.buckley@plattsburgh.edu