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CSU, Chico

Biological Sciences

The Department of Biological Sciences is committed to becoming Northern California's premier facility for the education of students, the creation of insightful researchers, skilled professionals, and knowledgeable citizens who will have the capacity to meet biological challenges of the future and will continue contributing towards our understanding of life.

We introduce our majors to current research and techniques in biological sciences and prepare them for employment opportunities, graduate education, or professional programs of study. Students are strongly encouraged to become involved in faculty research projects in the laboratory and the field.

Program Degrees and Certificates

The Biological Sciences Department at Chico State offers the following certificates and degrees:

  • The Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences
  • The Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
  • The Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences
  • The Minor in Biological Sciences
  • The Master of Science in Biological Sciences
  • Pre-Professional Program in Biology
  • The Single Subject Matter Preparation Program in Science with a Concentration in Biological Science
Biological Sciences Department

Location & Contact Info
Holt Hall, Room 205

Course Catalog

Department Website