As a biology major at MNU, you’ll take challenging courses in genetics, cell biology, ecology, anatomy & physiology, botany and zoology supported by plenty of hands-on experience in the laboratory.
Interested in research publication? You’ll learn what it takes to develop professional publication standards and
what the profession demands in published research. Several current and past biology majors have even submitted original research for publication! You’ll also be exposed to multimedia in your courses and assignments so that you’re prepared to make professional scientific presentations.
"My favorite class so far is most definitely Microbiology. I loved working in the lab, and it was so interesting to see that there is so much more to this world than what meets the eye. You never realize it until you view it from a microscopic angle!"
“We’re learning about God’s natural world. There is nothing in the biology program that doesn’t relate to God. I want to help students see the beauty of nature, get outdoors, observe and contemplate. We get inspired together. ”
Gary Andersen, PhD
Our expert professors have a passion for biology. The faculty at MNU care deeply about the learning and personal development of each and every biology major. You will not be a number, you will be mentored. You’ll find the small classes, close relationships with PhD faculty, essential friendships with fellow students and a faith perspective is a perfect fit.
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The following students were awarded the President's List for the Fall 2013 semester: Read More
Congratulations to the following students who received the 2013-2014 Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges. The students were chosen by MNU’s selection… Read More
Tyler Hageman (’13) loves the problem-solving aspect of chemistry. In fact he’s decided to be a research chemist instead of his original career plan of becoming a pharmacist.… Read More