For those who are passionate about exploring the natural world and living organisms, there’s no better field of study than biology. At PBA, you’ll engage in a challenging course of study, while taking advantage of our proximity to unparalleled natural resources and research opportunities; and you’ll have access to the kind of modern technology, labs and learning resources typically reserved for graduate students. All of this happens in the context of a Christian worldview coupled with rigorous scientific research.
The program provides exciting hands-on labs and other learning opportunities, including field trips to places such as the Everglades, the Galapagos Islands and Costa Rica. Our students also intern at leading scientific organizations and agencies, some of which include:
Here are a few of the unique aspects of studying biology at PBA:
Not sure about the major? Check out our minor option.
PBA’s biology graduates are prepared to excel in a broad range of scientific disciplines. They’ve been accepted at top medical and graduate schools such as:
And you’ll find them working with impressive organizations including:
“PBA provided both the stability and accountability I needed to remain disciplined in my studies. I was challenged, not only academically, but spiritually as well. I got to explore who I was and the kind of person I wanted to become. I guess you could say I grew into my own skin, and that has allowed me to remain confident and secure in who I am every step along the way.” Dr. Danielle Dipiero ’10, Biology