Biology is the science of life. The Biological Sciences major at York College offers exciting and challenging opportunities in the study of molecular and organismal biology, in the lab and in the field, using advanced technologies and hands-on experience.
Qualified students interested in medical careers have opportunities to participate in clinical or medical experiences at York Hospital, which is located near the College. Learn more about Pre-Medical Studies.
Scholarships and Awards are available to our students. Learn more Biological Sciences scholarships and awards .
Clubs and Organizations provide a lot of opportunities. Learn more about Biological Sciences clubs and organizations.
Internships provide valuable experience while earning credit. Learn more about internship opportunities.
Study abroad with a real world experience. Learn more about study abroad opportunities.
Lab assistants are paid positions for Biology majors who want to work in the College labs. The students work closely with a faculty member and gain valuable hands-on experience learning a variety of biological procedures. Past students consider this a very worthwhile experience.
Senior Thesis is the Biology capstone course that culminates the research process that began with Introduction to Scientific Research. Senior Biology majors organize and present their own previously obtained research data or research proposal as a poster and as a professionally written document. Learn more about Biological Sciences research opportunities.