Organismal Biology at Messiah College
The organismal concentration of the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in biology emphasizes the study of animals, plants, fungi, genetics and biotechnology. You’ll study the diversity, structure, function and behavior of living organisms. Courses such as aquatic zoology, herpetology, plant taxonomy, mycology and ornithology offer a wide spectrum of organisms for in-depth study. Laboratory and field experiences also provide hands-on experience working with organisms in various settings.
Job options for graduates of the organismal concentration:
- Animal Scientist
- Field biologist