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Information for Future Biology Students

Why Biological Sciences at Kent State?

The Department of Biological Sciences at Kent State has much to offer our students:

•    A variety of undergraduate degree programs with multidisciplinary and specialty foci, each of which can be completed in 4 years
•    Diverse and active student organizations
•    The opportunity to engage in independent study and laboratory research under the mentorship of our reputable faculty
•    A strong network of advising to assist students throughout their undergraduate careers  
•    Special events designed to promote career building skills and increase awareness of employment opportunities
•    A large number of courses offered each semester, including summer sessions
•    A course focused specifically on how to prepare for various careers in Biology
•    A collegial and open environment for learning and engagement
•    Comfortable classrooms equipped with modern technology to help facilitate learning
•    Integrated lab and lecture courses which allow students to learn technique, theory, and concept