Focusing your studies in science and biology provides a solid foundation for success in a number of fields. Our dedicated faculty has wide ranging experience and can help you explore your specific interests while providing a well rounded education.
The biology major at Fontbonne equips you with a strong foundation in biological science and a solid understanding of chemistry and physics. You’ll learn tools and techniques that will help you become an effective scientist and have opportunities to put those skills into practice. A biology degree is flexible: You might go on to a job in human or plant disease research, drug discovery, or pursue a medical, dental, veterinary or other graduate biology degree.
Visit the Fontbonne University Center for One Health website to learn more about this unique collaborative learning experience developed to address the growing and interconnected health challenges for humans, wildlife, and the environment.
Of the known biology alums from the last ten years:
Pre-med, pre-vet, pre-dental, and pre-pharmacy are not majors, but career paths. Pursuing a major in biology with carefully selected electives will ensure you’re well prepared for admission into any of these postgraduate professional programs.
This summer, girls entering 7th – 9th grades are invited to become research scientists in training at the Girls-in-Science Summer Research Experience at Fontbonne University.