Biology Undergraduate Programs

Undergrad Program

An undergraduate degree in the biological sciences from Seattle Pacific University offers excellent, hands-on scientific training and prepares you to understand and respect scientific approaches to the study of life.

Whether you’re pursuing graduate studies or working in patient care, a classroom, or a lab, you’ll be known as a critical thinker who can communicate biological principles effectively. With integrity and passion, you’ll be able to contribute to society and make informed decisions based on your solid scientific foundation and Christian worldview.

Undergraduate Offerings

SPU’s Biology department offers six majors:

We also offer minors in Biology and Bioethics and Humanities.

Students receive faculty advising through the Pre-Professional Health Science program (PPHS) to prepare to transfer and/or gain acceptance into a professional health graduate program such as medical, veterinary, or dental school.

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Financing Your Education

Seattle Pacific will administer $100 million in financial aid for 2015–16. See how we can design a financial aid package for you.

Apply to a Biology Major or Minor

Admission to one of the Biology majors or minors is based on satisfactory progress in Biology courses taken at SPU.  Once you have met the minimum GPA requirement for your chosen major/minor, you may apply through your Degree Status Check in Banner.