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Biology Major

Biology Major

Biology at Messiah College

Messiah College’s biology major offers you a strong foundation in biological sciences, including concentrations in biomedical, cellular, ecological, general and organismal biology. 

Put your mind, heart and hands to work as biology major at Messiah College. From state-of-the-art laboratories where students conduct research on cancer metastasis, phytoremediation, cellular immunology, forest ecology and herpetology, to area studies in the campus’ expansive woodlands, fields and wetlands, you will find a wealth of intriguing courses and exciting hands-on experiences that will enhance your learning and stewardship techniques. Also, you’ll have opportunities to choose from a variety of internships such as those at the National Institutes of Health, Nature Conservancy, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, PA State Department of Agriculture and United States Department of Agriculture.

Biology major distinctives
Career options for biology majors
Internship and research opportunities for biology majors
Learn more about the Department of Biological Sciences