Department of Biology

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Your generosity will build better biologists. Gifts can support awards to students, equipment purchases, and resources like the Korfhage Garden.

Biology Degrees

Minor in Biology
A strong foundation in the field of Biology.

Bachelor of Arts (BA)
A general liberal arts degree providing a broad education in a variety of disciplines.

Bachelor of Science (BS)
A scientific degree program with three tracks:
Cellular/Physiology, Subcellular/Genetics or Ecology/Organismal.

Accelerated Master's Degree
Choose either non-thesis MS or a MS in Teaching.

Master of Science (MS)
Choose either a thesis or non-thesis program.

Ph.D. Biology
A graduate program emphasizing research.

Harriet A. Korfhage Native Plant Garden

A bee on a flower

The Korfhage Native Plant Garden on UofL’s Belknap Campus serves a multitude of purposes – and species. The project serves as a living lab for students and provides an experience of the natural world not often on display in our urban environment.

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