From classroom discussions and lab experiments to fieldwork and study abroad, Florida Southern provides you the foundation in the biological sciences to pursue your passion to understand our world.
Whether your dream is to be a scientist, physician, or teacher, Florida Southern College faculty are dedicated to giving you the knowledge and experience you need to succeed.
During your collaborative research with faculty, you have the opportunity to publish, and present your own original research at regional and national conferences.
Our graduates are accepted into the nation’s top medical, dental, and veterinary schools such as, Duke, University of Miami, University of Pennsylvania, and Auburn.
Our accelerated program agreement with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine provides priority admission to qualified students.
Our research labs grant you a hands-on experience using the latest state-of-the-art instrumentation.
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Secondary education certified teachers enjoy the options and versatility that come with being able to teach students in grades ranging from 6 through 12.
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A full description of the curriculum and course titles can be found in the academic catalog.
Many of our majors are interested in health professions such as medicine, dentistry, veterinary science, and physical therapy. Students seriously thinking about applying to a professional school complete an elaborate internship.
The Biology department sponsors Beta Beta Beta, the society for biology students affiliated with the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and AMSA/Pre-Professional Society, a chapter of the American Medical Student Association (AMSA).
Our biology majors attend a wide variety of graduate and professional schools.