Biology | Troy University


About the Biology Program

Do you excel in science-related classes? If you have an appreciation and fascination for the world around you and have dreams of one day working in a state-of-the-art lab, working as a doctor or veterinarian, or conducting your own research as an academic, TROY’s undergraduate degree in biology may be the perfect first step toward your dream career.

A top-notch education

TROY’s dedicated and knowledgeable faculty members within the College of Arts and Sciences can help you set the groundwork for future academic and professional endeavors. Within your classrooms and labs, you’ll be provided with opportunities to work hands-on within various areas of scientific study—you’ll even be given opportunities to conduct your own research!

A broad reach

The biology program found within TROY’s College of Arts and Sciences stands at the core of the University’s biological and environmental sciences department. This program is one of the University’s most popular science-related majors with more students enrolled than any of the department’s other concentrations, programs or majors. This program’s popularity is attributed to the versatility of the program and the wide array of departmental courses offered to students. Do you plan to attend medical school or do you plan to teach in a classroom of your own one day? This program offers a wide variety of academic options to choose from to help you meet the diverse academic requirements of many professional schools, graduate schools and employment in the public and private sectors should you decide to pursue graduate- and doctoral-level degrees.

Minor differences

While similar to the bachelor's degree in general biology,  TROY's bachelor's in biology requires its students to pursue a minor. This particular distinction allows you to add value to your degree and allows you to study in a related or un-related field that could help enhance more career opportunities.




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Program Locations

  • Troy Campus