Prospective Students

Meet our Current Students and Alumni!

Rutgers offers many science majors, but the Biological Sciences major allows you to take electives from all of these departments. I chose this major because it allows to me to explore different areas of science and gives me flexibility in choosing classes that interest me the most."

- Sushma Mannimala, Class of 2019

Study Biological Sciences

Explore life at the cellular, molecular, organismal, and ecosystem levels.

Develop of an understanding of the cellular processes that underlie human health and disease.

Conduct research across a broad range of life science disciplines.


Biological Sciences is part of the School of Arts and Sciences

As a Biology major in the School of Arts and Sciences, you’ll have full access to a liberal arts education that spans 47 programs for undergraduates. You will acquire both the specialized knowledge of the field you choose to study in depth, and broad knowledge of the world from the renowned scholar-teachers at Rutgers. You’ll graduate ready to meet contemporary challenges in your workplace, in your hometown, and in the global community.

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