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    Our faculty members are committed to teaching, mentoring and engaging students in their education so they are equipped to open doors to professional success, advanced degree options and civic responsibility.  We set high expectations asking students to apply their knowledge beyond the walls of lecture halls and facilitate these opportunities.     

    Learn about the various opportunities that EWU's Biology Department provides, by clicking on one of the links to side or by stopping by our offices for a visit. 

    Degree Options

    What are the degree options?

    The Department of Biology offers undergraduate programs leading to a:

    Bachelor of Science- Biology (BS)

    Table for BS Majors Front Page

    Bachelor of  Arts in Education- Biology (BAE

    Bachelor of Science- Environmental Science w/Biology Emphasis (BS- Environmental Science)

    Minors: Biology, Health Sciences, Secondary Education, General Science Endorsement (Minors) 

    All students are expected to work closely with their faculty advisor to determine their curriculum

    The Department of Biology offers a graduate program leading to the Master of Science in Biology.

    What can I do with my degree?

    Biology encompasses the scientific study of life. The structure and function of organisms are studied at the molecular, cellular, organismal, population and ecosystems levels.

    A degree in biology is the first step into finding a career in one of hundreds of growing fields in health sciences, biotechnology and environmental sciences; in government agencies concerned with resource management, environmental quality and medical research; and in educational institutions as teachers and laboratory technicians. 

    Contact Information

    Department of Biology
    258 Science Building
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.2339

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