Skip to main content
Corban University

Biology

Corban’s biology program celebrates God’s creative work in modern science. Every class is taught from a biblical worldview, encouraging students to consider how we can glorify God through science. No matter what career path you choose, you’ll be equipped to make a difference in the world for Jesus Christ.

Career Options

The biology program at Corban prepares students to pursue a wide variety of science-related careers, including:

  • Medicine
  • Public health
  • Ecology
  • Pharmaceutical Sales
  • Scientific Research
  • …and more!

Concentrations

Choose from three options, depending on your career goals:

What You’ll Learn

Keep current with the latest developments in the fast-paced and ever-changing field of science with Corban’s rigorous academics. Your specific courses will vary depending on the program you choose and your career goals, but all biology majors begin with foundational courses in animal and plant biology, general chemistry, and literature review.

Biology majors are encouraged to work closely with their advisor from day one to plan a course of study that meets their educational objectives. Your advisor can help make sure you are taking the right courses to get into a specific medical or physical therapy program if that is your goal, or help you tailor your degree for a specific field of science.

Meet Corban’s Science Faculty

Program Outcomes

As a biology major at Corban, you will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of key science principles.
  2. Problem solve, think critically, and reason analytically.
  3. Use basic research practices, data analysis, and interpretation.
  4. Follow safe lab practices.
  5. Effectively communicate on a variety of scientific topics and issues.
  6. Proficiently use technology for computation, data acquisition, and analysis.

Practical Experience

All biology majors will participate in either a scientific research project or an internship in their field of interest. These experiences help you prepare for the next step in your career by providing practical experience and networking opportunities.