The Department of Biological Sciences is a center for innovative, interdisciplinary life sciences research and teaching. Our faculty research interests span all levels of biological organization, from molecules to ecosystems. This cross-disciplinary approach to life sciences, performed within a collegial, interactive atmosphere enables new discoveries that impact every major field of biological sciences. Our academic programs exploit the breadth and depth of our faculty’s research expertise and outstanding teaching and mentoring skills.
The BS/DDS program combines three years of undergraduate study in biological sciences and four years of graduate work in dentistry. A combined BS/DDS degree is awarded after seven years. Application is made directly through the School of Dental Medicine.