BS Biology - Biomedical and Health Sciences

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Learn to apply science in a way that improves the health and well-being of your fellow man.

Why choose Biology with a specialization in the Biomedical and Health Sciences at Saint Leo University?

The Biomedical and Health Sciences specialization at SLU will allow you to focus on the coursework that matters most to you and prepares you most directly for postgraduate study in this highly competitive field.

At Saint Leo University you can count on individual attention from your professors. These professionals in the field of virology, oncology, chiropractic therapy, and biomedical engineering are committed to helping you succeed in the classroom, the laboratory, and beyond.

Some amazing classes you can take

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Microbiology
  • Experimental Design
  • Developmental Biology
  • Virology
  • Molecular and Applied Genetics

Professional development opportunities

  • Students are encouraged to engage in undergraduate research projects with faculty members. Participation in real-world research fosters deeper understanding of science and hones problem-solving skills in a way that no classroom activity can.
  • The Biology faculty members work with students to pursue internships and shadowing opportunities.
  • Your time at Saint Leo University culminates with a Senior Capstone Course in which you will design and perform original experimental research.

What can you do with a degree in Biology with a specialization in Biomedical and Health Sciences?

Saint Leo B.S. Biology students find employment in government, industry, education and other health-related professions, and even pursue graduate study in medicine, dentistry and veterinary science.

  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Veterinary Science
  • Biomedical Research
  • Forensics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pharmacy

Where are Saint Leo University Biology graduates now?

  • Nova Southeastern University
  • University of South Florida
  • Bayfront Medical Center
  • Moffitt Cancer Center
  • University of Tennessee
  • Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

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