Why Study Biology at MBC?

  • integrated lab and lecture allow students to learn technique, theory, and concept
  • courses designed to get students prepared to carry out their own research projects
  • hands-on lab experience allows students to graduate having done real research
  • hands-on lab experience allows students to have the competence and confidence in graduate school and for job interviews
  • graduates report already having worked with equipment used in graduate studies that their peers have not
  • most projects are student-driven; students are given the freedom to decide what they will be researching
  • demanding senior projects challenge undergraduates to think like graduate students
  • network with others devoted to the discipline through Beta Beta Beta, the National Biological Honor Society

Lab Work