Biology

Life as we see it

Have you always found plants and animals fascinating? Students minoring in biology at Maranatha classify various forms of organisms, study plants and animals, and, in general, are challenged to ask questions, make observations, analyze evidence, and solve problems in a quest to increase their understanding of the world God created.

You will be engaged with exciting labs and be provoked to think about real-world issues. The professors will excite you with their depth of knowledge, and you will learn many critical thinking skills.


Your potential career

  • Botanist
  • Biochemist
  • Cell biologist
  • Ecologist
  • Physiologist
  • Marine biologist

  • Zoo biologist
  • Biotechnologist
  • Forensic scientist
  • Health care professional
  • Park ranger


Required courses

Requirements
Credits
General Biology 14
General Biology 24
Ecology4
Electives
Field Botany3
Anatomy and Physiology 14
Anatomy and Physiology 24
Botany4
Invertebrate Zoology4
Vertebrate Zoology4
Microbiology4
Genetics3
Cell & Molecular Biology 13
Cell & Molecular Biology 23
Minimum22