Biology Programs

Biology is offered as both a major and a minor

Related interdisciplinary programs include:

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

New: Phage Hunting Research Experience for First-Year Students.

Research Retreat

Over the break Biology Professors Nikki Shariat and Zakiya Whatley took students on a research retreat where they visited the NIH and toured a hospital where they do clinical trials. #gburgpod

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Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute

The Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute at Gettysburg College (X-SIG) was established to help our community of students be research readyresearch active and research connected.  Find out more

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Student-Faculty Collaboration

Bio in the Bahamas

Students study marine ecosystems in summer research

Bio in the Bahamas

Sandy beaches, crystal waters, snorkeling. It sounds like a vacation until you add in seventy-plus hours of field experience, nightly lab discussions, research group projects, and then writing and presenting the findings – all in less than two weeks’ time.

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