The field of biology encompasses some of creation's most intricate and interesting features. Nature's wonders. The human body. The microscopic building blocks of life. With Northwest University's biology major, you can study it all through a program that combines the interplay of faith and science with hands-on labs and field studies—so you can explore the natural world and prepare for a meaningful career in the sciences.
"The atmosphere in which learning takes place in the science curriculum at NU is supportive and engaging. I enjoyed developing relationships with the science professors in small classes that allowed for thoughtful discussion and direct feedback. The faculty care about students and treat us as individuals."
A degree from NU can help you launch your career immediately after graduation. Some of the career fields that a degree in Biology can open up for you include:
Professor, Life Sciences
"In my opinion, the sciences contain the most exciting and fulfilling careers available today. We explore the unknown on the earth, the functioning ecosystems within it, and their impact on the essential functioning and healing of the human body. Majoring in the sciences provides access to stimulating learning and a solid foundation for medical, professional, or graduate school. Combining this knowledge with interactive laboratory experiences enables our students to prepare for research and technical careers in universities, government organizations, and industry positions worldwide."
A complete list of courses for the Biology Major can be found in the Academic Catalog »
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