The Biology Department offers a breadth of courses in modern and contemporary topics in biology. Courses challenge students to engage in scientific observation and experimentation and to develop analysis and problem-solving skills while enhancing their ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing.

Biology graduates work in a diverse array of jobs for a variety of organizations:

Veterinarian, Orchard Plaza Veterinary Hospital
R&D scientist,Weyerhaeuser Paper Company
Science teacher, Delano Public School District
Wildlife Biologist, Jones & Stokes Associates
High School Programs Coordinator, Audubon
Senior Project Manager, 20th Century Fox
Professor of Biology, Whittier College
Research Associate, American Red Cross
Chief of Staff, Willamette Valley Medical Center
Global Program Manager, Seasonal View LLC
Pediatrician, North Seattle Pediatrics
Organizational Effectiveness Consultant, MultiCare Health System
Multicultural Admissions Counselor, Seattle Pacific University
Education Specialist, Denali National Park


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