The Biology program is designed to expose students a broad base of biological knowledge ranging from the events that occur in an individual cell to those that govern entire ecosystems.
The Biology program offers pre-professional tracks in Pre-Medicine, Pre-Physical Therapy, and Pre-Physician Assistant that have focused sets of courses within the major.
Biology and Chemistry Labs Showcase Recent Upgrades
Holy Family University biology and chemistry students are taking advantage of new interactive software and three-dimensional replicas of the human body’s muscular and skeletal systems as part of recent upgrades to the University’s biology and chemistry labs.
- Degree Awarded
- Bachelor of Science
- Program Type
- Program Location
- Main Campus - Northeast Philadelphia
Biochemistry, B.A. UG
The Biochemistry program is designed to provide students with basic knowledge of chemistry, biology, and physics and the appropriate tools to integrate these disciplines to understand the biochemical, physiological, and behavioral aspects of cells, tissues, and organisms.
Biology/Pre-Medicine, B.A. UG
The Biology/Pre-Medicine degree provides excellent preparation in the natural sciences and supporting non-science courses, providing students with a competitive edge as they apply for postgraduate professional schools or pursue a related career in health care or the sciences.
- Pre-Professional Program
Chemistry, Minor UG
The minor in Chemistry includes a strong foundation in chemical principles and provides opportunities for advanced study that can be customized to address a student’s particular interests or support career goals, such as chemistry-related employment or admission into pre-professional programs.