Undergraduate Research

Students are encouraged to get involved in research early on in their program. Research is integrated into the undergraduate program.

Freshmen and Sophomores

BIO 198: Scholars Biology Research. This course is offered only in Fall semesters. BIO 198 is one of the Scholars courses for biology majors in the Department of Biology Scholars Program. This course is designed to provide a solid introduction to 21st century bioscience research. To enroll in the course, students must have declared biology major, a min High School GPA of 3.5, and a minimum ACT score of 30 or Reading/Math SAT score of 1320 or Reading/Math SAT-2016 score of 1370 or Reading/Math/Writing SAT score of 1980.

BIO 199: Research Experience in Biology

Juniors and Seniors

BIO 395: Independent Research in Biology

BIO 397: Independent Research in Microbiology

BIO 398: Research and Writing in Biology