Biology and Pre-Professional Viewbook - Page 2

BIOLOGY AND PRE-PROFESSIONAL PREPARATION To major in biology is to major in the study of life itself. It’s also perfect preparation for graduate school, medical school, and a wide array of careers in the sciences. GMercyU’s biology program offers small classes, state-of-the-art laboratory facilities, and many opportunities to conduct and present original research. Program Highlights • Gain internship experience at companies like Johnson & Johnson and Novartis or research hospitals, such as the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) • Prepare for your future, whether that be in any number of graduate programs in the sciences or science-related fields, employment, or application to a professional doctoral program (medical, dental, veterinary, or other doctoral health profession) • Earn a minor in chemistry along with your biology degree • Conduct research under the mentorship of experienced faculty with opportunities to present and publish your work Hear from GMercyU faculty and students about what makes GMercyU’s biology program one of the best.