Biology is a broad science that includes many disciplines or specialties making it attractive to people with different aptitudes, backgrounds, and tastes. Knowledge of biology is essential to an intelligent evaluation of some of the major problems facing our own civilization, such as the energy crisis, environmental destruction, food resources, and population growth. The study of biology provides the opportunity to integrate, interpret, and translate biological phenomena and environmental observations into meaningful decisions.
Studying Biology at UW-Eau Claire opens the door to a wide variety of career opportunities. Whether you plan on continuing your education or seeking employment directly after graduation, the study of biological sciences prepares you for rewarding future employment.
Click on any section below to begin learning more about biology and what you can do with a major in biology. You can also visit the Biology Department to learn more about the major at UW-Eau Claire.