The Biology major at USF offers students broad training in
biology as well as a variety of exciting pathways including ecology, molecular
biology, biotechnology, and preparation for the health professions. Students
benefit from small class sizes, close interaction with professors, integration
of state of the art technology into classes, opportunities to do research with
faculty members, involvement in a wealth of student organizations, and the
abundant resources for learning in surrounding San Francisco. The Biology Department offers guidance to
help transfer students transition into the Biology major at USF and get the
most from their education.
If you are considering applying to the Biology major
at USF—click here for a synopsis of programs
in the Biology major and how you can prepare for the major.
If you would like to map out your coursework for the
Biology major at USF—click here for
details on the courses you will need to complete and a worksheet to plan your
coursework. This information should be
useful for prospective, admitted, and continuing transfer students.