Lead the Way with Biology

You want to help people and better their health and well-being, or the environment. You love to analyze, plan, and think critically. You desire a science education backed by Christian teachings. Study the life sciences without checking your faith at the door.

Bring service to life with a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree at North Greenville University. Gain experience for a career or graduate-level schooling.

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Grad Spotlight

Allison (Kernell) Burke

Graduated: 2010
Area of Study: Biology

“The program was very diverse, and you could choose clinical or non-clinical tracks, depending on your interest and future goals.”

Why Choose NGU to Study Biology?

  • 90% Medical School Acceptance Rate: Of the NGU biology majors who apply to medical school, 90% are accepted
  • 3 Health Professional Partners: NGU partners with the Sherman College of Chiropractic, Mary Black School of Nursing at USC Upstate, and Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic (PBA) University
  • 6 Concentrations: Animal and Environmental; Biology; Chiropractic (with Sherman College of Chiropractic); Pre-Professional; Nursing (with Mary Black School of Nursing); Pharmacy Dual Degree (with Gregory School of Pharmacy)

Career Opportunities

$65,000: Median starting salary for biology major, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Potential career outcomes with a biology degree include:

  • Genetic Counselor
  • Laboratory Scientist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Land Development Staff Scientist
  • Medical Sales Representative
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Nutritionist
  • Park Ranger or Game Warden
  • Pharmacy
  • Technical and Grant Writer
  • Zookeeper

As a student at North Greenville University, you will be a part of a community which pours Christ into your soul. By bringing Christian principles to every facet of your educational journey, you can truly grow in Christ, lead a more personally rewarding life, and make a positive impact.